buah

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Brunei Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *buah, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *buaq, from Proto-Austronesian *buaq.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /buah/
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  • Hyphenation: bu‧ah

Noun[edit]

buah

  1. fruit (food)
  2. fruit (part of plant)

Derived terms[edit]

Classifier[edit]

buah

  1. Classifier for anything generally concretely big and has volume.

Iban[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *buah, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *buaq, from Proto-Austronesian *buaq.

Noun[edit]

buah

  1. fruit (food)
  2. fruit (part of plant)

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay buah, from Proto-Malayic *buah, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *buaq, from Proto-Austronesian *buaq.

Noun[edit]

buah (plural, first-person possessive buahku, second-person possessive buahmu, third-person possessive buahnya)

  1. fruit (part of plant)
  2. fruit (food)

Classifier[edit]

buah

  1. Classifier for anything generally concretely big and having volume, as well as abstract things.

Malay[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

First attested in the Talang Tuo inscription, 684AD. From Proto-Malayic *buah, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *buaq, from Proto-Austronesian *buaq.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buah (Jawi spelling بواه‎, plural buah-buah, informal 1st possessive buahku, impolite 2nd possessive buahmu, 3rd possessive buahnya)

  1. fruit (part of plant)
  2. fruit (food)

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: buah

Classifier[edit]

buah

  1. Classifier for anything generally concretely big and has volume.

Sundanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

buah

  1. Romanization of ᮘᮥᮃᮂ