datang

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay datang, from Classical Malay datang (come), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *datəŋ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

datang

  1. (intransitive) to come
    Minggu yang datang saya akan membeli buku itu.Next week I am going to buy that book.
  2. (intransitive) to arrive
    Saya datang terlambat ke pesta Steven.I arrived late to Steven's party.

Usage notes[edit]

Conjugation[edit]

Conjugation of datang (meng-, transitive)
Root datang
Active Involuntary Passive Imperative Jussive
Active mendatang datang datanglah
Locative mendatangi didatangi datangi datangilah
Causative / Applicative1 mendatangkan didatangkan datangkan datangkanlah
Causative
1The -kan row is either causative or applicative, with transitive roots it mostly has applicative meaning.
Note: Some of these forms do normally not exist or are seldom used in standard Indonesian. Some also change meaning.

Derived terms[edit]

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Kapampangan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *dateŋ.

Verb[edit]

datang

  1. to come

Malay[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • dtg (SMS slang)

Etymology[edit]

First attested in the Kedukan Bukit inscription, 683AD. From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *datəŋ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

datang (Jawi spelling داتڠ‎)

  1. (intransitive) to come (to move from further away to nearer to)
    Synonym: mari

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: datang

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