kwartir

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch kwartier, from Middle Dutch quartier, from Old French quartier, from Latin quartārius. Doublet of kuarter.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkwartɪr]
  • Hyphenation: kwar‧tir

Noun[edit]

kwartir (first-person possessive kwartirku, second-person possessive kwartirmu, third-person possessive kwartirnya)

  1. quarter: residence or dwelling-place; (in plural) rooms, lodgings, especially as allocated to soldiers or domestic staff.
    Synonym: markas
  2. (Scouting) regional subdivision in pramuka (scout) of Indonesia.

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