makan

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Banjarese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *makan, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kaən, from Proto-Austronesian *kaən.

Verb[edit]

makan

  1. to eat (consume)

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay makan, from Proto-Malayic *makan, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kaən, from Proto-Austronesian *kaən.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

makan

  1. to eat (consume)

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Dutch: makken

Malay[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First attested in the Talang Tuo inscription, 684AD. From Proto-Malayic *makan, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kaən, from Proto-Austronesian *kaən.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

makan (Jawi spelling ماکن‎)

  1. to eat
  2. consume, spend
  3. to injure or penetrate
  4. (impersonal) to work as expected
  5. fit in
  6. to follow (an advice)
  7. to receive bribes or illegally obtained money

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

makan

  1. definite singular of maka