menir

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Indonesian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [məˈnɪr]
  • Hyphenation: mê‧nir

Etymology 1[edit]

From Javanese [Term?].

Noun[edit]

mênir (first-person possessive menirku, second-person possessive menirmu, third-person possessive menirnya)

  1. dust from rice grain.
    Synonym: melukut

Etymology 2[edit]

From Dutch meneer (sir, mister), mijnheer, from Middle Dutch mijnhere. Compare English milord.

Noun[edit]

mênir (first-person possessive menirku, second-person possessive menirmu, third-person possessive menirnya)

  1. (colloquial) mister.
    Synonym: tuan

Further reading[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French menhir, from Breton maen-hir.

Noun[edit]

menir m (plural menires)

  1. (archaeology) menhir