duduk

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English[edit]

Duduk

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Etymology[edit]

A recent borrowing, probably from Armenian դուդուկ (duduk), itself from Ottoman Turkish دودوك(düdük).

Noun[edit]

duduk (plural duduks)

  1. (music) An Armenian woodwind instrument.

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Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Malay duduk, from Proto-Malayic *duduk.

Verb[edit]

duduk

  1. (intransitive) to sit down
    Silakan dudukPlease sit down; Please take a seat.
  2. (intransitive) to be sitting; to be seated
    duduk bersilato sit cross-legged
    duduk perkarathe way matters stand
    ruang duduksitting room; lounge
    tempat duduka seat

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See also[edit]

  • simpuh, timpuh (to sit on the floor in a kneeling position)

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Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *duduk.

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Verb[edit]

duduk (Jawi spelling دودوق‎, intransitive)

  1. to sit (to be in a position in which the upper body is upright and the legs are supported)
    Synonym: semayam (for royalty)
  2. (informal) to stay at a place
    • 2011, A. Samad Said, “Bab 5: Biar Lambat Asal Selamat [Chapter 5: Better Safe Than Sorry]”, in Rumah Rahsia [Secret House], PTS Fortuna Sdn. Bhd., page 37:
      Tetapi terkadang-kadang Abu terasa juga duduk di rumah ada baiknya. Nenek makin rapat dengannya.
      However, once in a while Abu also felt that staying at home has its benefits. Grandma would become closer with him.
    Synonyms: tinggal, diam

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Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: duduk

See also[edit]

  • timpuh (to sit on the floor in a kneeling position)

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