danau

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See also: dañáu

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay danau, from Classical Malay danau, from Proto-Malayic *danaw, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *danaw, from Proto-Austronesian *danaw (lake).

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Noun[edit]

danau (first-person possessive danauku, second-person possessive danaumu, third-person possessive danaunya)

  1. A large, landlocked stretch of water; lake.

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Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *danaw (compare Indonesian danau), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *danaw, from Proto-Austronesian *danaw (lake).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

danau (Jawi spelling داناو‎, plural danau-danau, informal 1st possessive danauku, 2nd possessive danaumu, 3rd possessive danaunya)

  1. lake (body of water)
    Synonyms: telaga, tasik

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: danau

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Welsh[edit]

Noun[edit]

danau

  1. soft mutation of tanau