kendi

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See also: k'enɗi

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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]


Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English candy, from Old French sucre candi ("candy sugar"), from Arabic قَنْدِيّ(qandiyy, candied), from Arabic قَنْد(qand, hard candy made by boiling cane sugar), from Persian کند(kand); ultimately from Sanskrit खण्ड (khaṇḍa, candied sugar), root खण्ड् (khaṇḍ, to divide, break into pieces), or from Proto-Dravidian *kaṇṭu; compare Tamil கண்டு (kaṇṭu, hard candy).

Noun[edit]

kendi

  1. candy

Synonyms[edit]


Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit कुण्डी (kuṇḍī), female form of Sanskrit कुण्ड (kuṇḍa).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kəndi/
  • Hyphenation: kên‧di

Noun[edit]

kendi

  1. jar, pitcher

Further reading[edit]


Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English candy.

Noun[edit]

kendi

  1. candy

Turkish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish كندو(kendi/kendü, one's self), from Old Anatolian Turkish كندو(gändü), from Proto-Turkic *kẹntü (self, himself). Cognate with Old Turkic 𐰚𐰦𐰇(kentü, self, own), Karakhanid كَنْدُو‎(kendü, self, own).

Pronoun[edit]

kendi

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

Adverb[edit]

kendi

  1. of one's own

Adjective[edit]

kendi (not comparable)

  1. respective, particular; own