buah

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

buah (plural buah-buah, 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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buah

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 first-person possessive buahku, informal second-person possessive buahmu, third-person possessive buahnya)

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

Derived terms[edit]

Classifier[edit]

buah

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

Sundanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

buah

  1. Romanization of ᮘᮥᮃᮂ