jiwa

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Balinese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

jiwa

  1. Romanization of ᬚᬶᬯ

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay jiwa, from Sanskrit जीव (jīva).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /d͡ʒi.wa/
  • Hyphenation: ji‧wa

Noun[edit]

jiwa (first-person possessive jiwaku, second-person possessive jiwamu, third-person possessive jiwanya)

  1. soul (life, energy, vigour)
    Synonyms: arwah, atma, nyawa
  2. content, spirit
    Synonyms: arwah, atma, psike, roh, semangat, spirit
  3. (figuratively) lover
  4. (figuratively) person
  5. (figuratively) life energy, vitality
    Synonyms: hayat, hidup, kehidupan, nyawa

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Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit जीव (jīva).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /d͡ʒi.wa/
  • Hyphenation: ji‧wa

Noun[edit]

jiwa (Jawi spelling جيوا‎, plural jiwa-jiwa, informal 1st possessive jiwaku, impolite 2nd possessive jiwamu, 3rd possessive jiwanya)

  1. soul (life, energy, vigour)
  2. content, spirit
  3. (figuratively) lover
  4. (figuratively) person
  5. (figuratively) life energy, vitality

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Martuthunira[edit]

Adjective[edit]

jiwa

  1. (nominal) surprised

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Verb[edit]

jiwa

  1. to come

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