malai

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See also: malaí, málaí, mălai, Mǎlái, and mal aí

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Hindi मलाई (malāī).

Noun[edit]

malai (uncountable)

  1. (cooking) An Indian cream made by heating and then cooling non-homogenized whole milk and then skimming off the resulting fatty layer.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Malay, from Malay Melayu.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ma‧lai

Adjective[edit]

malai (feminine malaia, masculine plural malais, feminine plural malaies)

  1. Malay (pertaining to the Malay Peninsula, to the Malay people, or to the Malay language)

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

malai m (plural malais, feminine malaia)

  1. Malay (an individual of the Malay people)

Proper noun[edit]

malai m

  1. Malay (a Malayic language of Malaysia)

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

malai f

  1. dative singular form of mala