kendi

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Malay kendi, from Sanskrit कुण्ड (kuṇḍa) or कुण्डिक (kuṇḍika, water pot).

Noun[edit]

kendi (plural kendis or kendi)

  1. A container of Asian derivation, usually handleless, used to hold liquid with a broad opening on top for inserting liquid and usually only one spout for pouring.

References[edit]

  • Kendi in the Cultural Context of Southeast Asia

Anagrams[edit]

Bikol Central[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English candy.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkendi/, [ˈken̪.d̪i]
  • Hyphenation: ken‧di

Noun[edit]

kéndi (Basahan spelling ᜃᜒᜈ᜔ᜇᜒ)

  1. candy
    Synonym: dulse

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English candy.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ken‧di
  • IPA(key): /ˈkendi/, [ˈkin̪.d̪ɪ]

Noun[edit]

kéndi (Badlit spelling ᜃᜒᜈ᜔ᜇᜒ)

  1. candy
    Synonyms: karmelitos, dulse

Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Malay kendi, from Classical Malayکندي(kĕndi), from Sanskrit कुण्डी (kuṇḍī), female form of कुण्ड (kuṇḍa) or कुण्डिक (kuṇḍika, water pot).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kəndi/, [kənˈdi]
  • Hyphenation: kên‧di

Noun[edit]

kêndi (plural kendi-kendi, first-person possessive kendiku, second-person possessive kendimu, third-person possessive kendinya)

  1. jar, pitcher

Further reading[edit]

Maguindanao[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay kendi, from Sanskrit कुण्डी (kuṇḍī), female form of कुण्ड (kuṇḍa) or कुण्डिक (kuṇḍika, water pot).

Noun[edit]

kendi

  1. kettle

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit कुण्डी (kuṇḍī), female form of कुण्ड (kuṇḍa) or कुण्डिक (kuṇḍika, water pot).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kendi (Jawi spellingکندي⁩, plural kendi-kendi, informal 1st possessive kendiku, 2nd possessive kendimu, 3rd possessive kendinya)

  1. earthenware jar; pitcher; water goglet

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: kêndi
  • English: kendi
  • Maguindanao: kendi
  • Maranao: kendi'
  • Toba Batak: hondi, gondi

Further reading[edit]

Maranao[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay kendi, from Sanskrit कुण्डी (kuṇḍī), female form of कुण्ड (kuṇḍa) or कुण्डिक (kuṇḍika, water pot).

Noun[edit]

kendi'

  1. kettle
    Synonyms: kawa, kandiron

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English candy, from Arabicسُكَّر قَنْدِي(sukkar qandī), from Arabicقَنْد(qand, rock candy), from Persianکند(kand), from Sanskrit खण्ड (khaṇḍa, scrap, broken piece, candied sugar, dried molasses).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ken‧di
  • IPA(key): /ˈkendi/, [ˈkɛn.dɪ]

Noun[edit]

kendi (Baybayin spelling ᜃᜒᜈ᜔ᜇᜒ)

  1. candy

See also[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • kendi”, in Pambansang Diksiyonaryo | Diksiyonaryo.ph, Manila, 2018

Turkish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkishكندی(kendi, one's self), from older ⁧كندو(kendü), from Old Anatolian Turkishكندو(gändü), from Proto-Turkic *kẹntü (self, himself). Cognate with Old Turkic𐰚𐰦𐰇(kentü, self, own), Karakhanidكَنْدُو(kendü, self, own), Yakut кини (kini).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /cændi/
  • (file)

Pronoun[edit]

kendi

  1. self, oneself
  2. own
  3. he, she, him, himself, herself

Declension[edit]

  • first and third person singular and plural
  • second and third person singular and plural
  • * second and third person singular and plural alternative spelling

See also[edit]

Adverb[edit]

kendi

  1. of one's own

Adjective[edit]

kendi (not comparable)

  1. respective, particular; own