medan

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See also: Medan and meðan

Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Malay medan. Compare with Arabic مَيْدَان(maydān), Persian میدان‎, Urdu میدان‎‎. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *médʰyos.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɛdan/
  • Hyphenation: mè‧dan

Noun[edit]

mèdan (plural, first-person possessive medanku, second-person possessive medanmu, third-person possessive medannya)

  1. field.
    1. square, plaza, esplanade
      Synonyms: alun-alun, lapangan
    2. (figuratively, physics) region affected by a particular force.
    3. (figuratively, computing) area of memory or storage reserved for a particular value.
  2. (figuratively) field, scope
    Synonyms: lingkungan, ruang lingkup
  3. (figuratively) location
    Synonyms: lokasi, daerah

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse meðan, from Proto-Germanic *medanō.

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Preposition[edit]

medan

  1. while
    Kome seg heim att medan det er ljost ute.
    Get back home while it's still light out.

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish mæþan, from Old Norse meðan, from Proto-Germanic *medanō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Conjunction[edit]

medan

  1. while; during the same time that

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Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

medan (nominative plural medans)

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