From Malay budak (“child”), probably from Proto-Mon-Khmer *ɗik, *ɗiik, *ɗiək (“slave”). The sense of slave is reinforced by Javanese ꦧꦸꦝꦏ꧀ (budhak, “slave”).
budak (plural budak-budak, first-person possessive budakku, second-person possessive budakmu, third-person possessive budaknya)
The word is part of partial false friends between Standard Malay and Indonesian due to shared etymology. The Brunei, Malaysia and Singapore usage can be seen in Malay budak.
- The sense of child, which is the meaning in Standard Malay, is used in Indonesian Malay reside, such as Riau, and can be found in regional speech. However, the sense of child is obsolete in national Indonesian.
- “budak” in Kamus Besar Bahasa Indonesia, Jakarta: Language Development and Fostering Agency — Ministry of Education, Culture, Research, and Technology of the Republic Indonesia, 2016.
Probably from Proto-Mon-Khmer *ɗik, *ɗiik, *ɗiək (“slave”).
budak (Jawi spelling بودق, plural budak-budak, informal 1st possessive budakku, 2nd possessive budakmu, 3rd possessive budaknya)
- (Malaysia, Singapore) young person; child
- Synonyms: anak, kanak-kanak
- (mainly Indonesia) slave
The word is part of partial false friends between Standard Malay and Indonesian due to shared etymology. The Indonesian usage can be seen in Indonesian budak.
- Indonesian: budak
- “budak” in Pusat Rujukan Persuratan Melayu | Malay Literary Reference Centre, Kuala Lumpur: Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka, 2017.
From Ottoman Turkish بوداق (budak).
bȕdāk m (Cyrillic spelling бу̏да̄к)
- “budak” in Hrvatski jezični portal
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