lalat

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Brunei Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *lalət (compare Malay lalat), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *laləj (compare Hawaiian lele).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lalat

  1. fly (insect of the family Muscidae)

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay lalat, from Proto-Malayic *lalət, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *laləj, from Proto-Austronesian *lalej. Compare Javanese laler, Hawaiian lele.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈla.lat̚/
  • Hyphenation: la‧lat

Noun[edit]

lalat (plural, first-person possessive lalatku, second-person possessive lalatmu, third-person possessive lalatnya)

  1. fly (insect of the family Muscidae)

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Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *lalət, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *laləj (compare Hawaiian lele).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lalat (Jawi spelling لالت‎, plural lalat-lalat, informal 1st possessive lalatku, impolite 2nd possessive lalatmu, 3rd possessive lalatnya)

  1. fly (insect of the family Muscidae)

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