maktab

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic مَكْتَب(maktab), from the root ك ت ب(k-t-b).

Noun[edit]

maktab (plural maktabs)

  1. A traditional Islamic elementary school, primarily teaching literacy and the Qur'an.

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay maktab, from Arabic مَكْتَب(maktab).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈmak̚t̪ap̚]
  • Hyphenation: mak‧tab

Noun[edit]

maktab (plural maktab-maktab, first-person possessive maktabku, second-person possessive maktabmu, third-person possessive maktabnya)

  1. (Can we verify(+) this sense?) (dialect) school.
    Synonyms: madrasah, sekolah
  2. (hajj) office, buro.
    Synonyms: kantor, lembaga, biro

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Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic مَكْتَب(maktab), from the root ك ت ب(k-t-b).

Noun[edit]

maktab (Jawi spelling مکتب‎, plural maktab-maktab, informal 1st possessive maktabku, impolite 2nd possessive maktabmu, 3rd possessive maktabnya)

  1. school, college

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: maktab

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Uzbek[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic мактаб
Roman maktab
Perso-Arabic ‍‍

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic مَكْتَب(maktab), from the root ك ت ب(k-t-b).

Noun[edit]

maktab (plural maktablar)

  1. school, college

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