bintang

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Brunei Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *bintaŋ (compare Malay bintang), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *bituqən (compare Tagalog bituin), from Proto-Austronesian *bituqən.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bintaŋ/
  • Hyphenation: bin‧tang

Noun[edit]

bintang

  1. star (luminous celestial body)

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay bintang, from Proto-Malayic *bintaŋ, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *bituqən (compare Tagalog bituin), from Proto-Austronesian *bituqən.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈbɪntaŋ]
  • Hyphenation: bin‧tang

Noun[edit]

bintang (first-person possessive bintangku, second-person possessive bintangmu, third-person possessive bintangnya)

  1. star:
    1. (astronomy) A luminous celestial body, made up of plasma (particularly hydrogen and helium) and having a spherical shape. Depending on context the sun may or may not be included.
    2. (astrology) A planet supposed to influence one's destiny.
      Synonym: rasi
    3. A star-shaped ornament worn on the breast to indicate rank or honour.
    4. An asterisk (*).
    5. An exceptionally talented or famous person, often in a specific field; a celebrity.
  2. fate, luck, fortune.
    Synonyms: nasib, peruntungan

Derived terms[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Semantic loan from Dutch sterretje.

Noun[edit]

bintang (first-person possessive bintangku, second-person possessive bintangmu, third-person possessive bintangnya)

  1. star,
    1. (printing) An asterisk (*).

Etymology 3[edit]

From Semantic loan from English star.

Noun[edit]

bintang (first-person possessive bintangku, second-person possessive bintangmu, third-person possessive bintangnya)

  1. star,
    1. (acting) An actor in a leading role.
    2. An exceptionally talented or famous person, often in a specific field; a celebrity.
    3. A symbol used to rate hotels, films, etc. with a higher number of stars denoting better quality.

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Kapampangan[edit]

Noun[edit]

bintang

  1. false accusation

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *bintaŋ (compare Indonesian bintang), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *bituqən (compare Tagalog bituin), from Proto-Austronesian *bituqən.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bintang (Jawi spelling بينتڠ‎, plural bintang-bintang, informal 1st possessive bintangku, impolite 2nd possessive bintangmu, 3rd possessive bintangnya)

  1. star (luminous celestial body)

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: bintang

Tagalog[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: bin‧táng
  • IPA(key): /binˈtaŋ/, [bɪnˈtaŋ]
  • Rhymes: -aŋ

Noun[edit]

bintáng

  1. accusation; imputation (usually a false accusation)
    Synonyms: paratang, sakdal, suspetsa
  2. suspicion
    Synonyms: hinala, paghihinala, sapantaha

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Rosalio Serrano (1854) Diccionario de terminos comunes tagalo-castellano[1] (in Spanish and Tagalog), page 19