gampang

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Javanese ꦒꦩ꧀ꦥꦁ (gampang, easy, easy-going), from Old Javanese gampaṅ (easy, easy-going, careless, unconcerned).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɡampaŋ]
  • Hyphenation: gam‧pang

Adjective[edit]

gampang

  1. easy (requiring little skill or effort)
    Synonym: mudah
    Antonym: sukar
    • 2002, Goenawan Mohamad, Sekuler
      Dengan gampang pula ada semangat untuk memurnikan diri, membersihkan dari segala campuran asing atau luar, semakin lama semakin keras, semakin lama semakin mengurung. Akhirnya: fundamentalisme.
  2. unimportant
    Synonyms: enteng, remeh, sepele

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Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare to Indonesian anak gampang (bastard, literally easy child). From Javanese ꦒꦩ꧀ꦥꦁ (gampang), from Old Javanese gampaṅ.

Noun[edit]

gampang (Jawi spelling ݢمڤڠ‎, plural gampang-gampang, informal 1st possessive gampangku, 2nd possessive gampangmu, 3rd possessive gampangnya)

  1. (chiefly Malaysia) bastard (child born out of wedlock)

Adjective[edit]

gampang (Jawi spelling ݢمڤڠ‎)

  1. (chiefly Indonesia) easy

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: gampang
  • Min Nan: 公萬公万 (kong-bān)

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