kabur

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Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Reconstructed as ke- +‎ abur, awur, inherited from Malay kabur, from Classical Malay kabur. Cognate of Javanese ꦏꦧꦸꦂ (kabur, to get blown away; gone, vanished), ꦲꦧꦸꦂ (abur, flight through the air), ꦏꦮꦸꦂ (kawur, dispersed, scattered), ꦲꦮꦸꦂ (awur, to do haphazardly or without basis), and Old Javanese awur (confused, mixed up together, hard to distinguish clearly).

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Adjective[edit]

kabur

  1. vague, ambiguous

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

kabur (first-person possessive kaburku, second-person possessive kaburmu, third-person possessive kaburnya)

  1. shade

Verb[edit]

kabur

  1. to run away.

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