bumiputra

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit भूमि (bhūmi) + पुत्र (putra); via Malay word for son of the soil.

Noun[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

bumiputra (plural bumiputras)

  1. A citizen of Malaysia having indigenous Malay ancestry