mentega

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Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Malay mentega, from Portuguese manteiga, from Old Portuguese manteiga, of uncertain origin. Possibly from Iberian/Celtiberian.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [mənˈtɛ.ɡa]
  • Hyphenation: men‧te‧ga

Noun[edit]

mentega or mêntèga

  1. butter (soft foodstuff made from milk)
    Synonym: rumboter

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Malay[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese manteiga.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mentega (Jawi spelling منتيݢ‎, plural mentega-mentega, informal 1st possessive mentegaku, impolite 2nd possessive mentegamu, 3rd possessive menteganya)

  1. butter (soft foodstuff made from milk)

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: mentega
  • Min Nan: 文地牙

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