negara

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See also: negará

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Indonesian negara, from Malay negara, borrowed from Sanskrit नगर (nagara, city). Doublet of Angkor.

Noun[edit]

negara (plural negaras)

  1. (historical) A constituent state of Indonesia when it was under Dutch control.

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay negara, borrowed from Sanskrit नगर (nagara, city).

Noun[edit]

negara (plural, first-person possessive negaraku, second-person possessive negaramu, third-person possessive negaranya)

  1. country, state, nation, polity
    Synonyms: negeri, tanah, tanah air, desa, luar kota

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  • English: negara

Malay[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit नगर (nagara, city).

Noun[edit]

negara (Jawi spelling نݢارا‎, plural negara-negara, informal 1st possessive negaraku, impolite 2nd possessive negaramu, 3rd possessive negaranya)

  1. country; nation; sovereign state
    • 2018 February 16, Normazlina M.D, “Simbol negara merdeka [Symbol of an independent nation]”, in Media Permata[1], archived from the original on 18 August 2019:
      Bendera negara bukan hanya sekadar sehelai kain yang mempunyai warna atau motif tertentu bahkan ia adalah simbol identiti sesebuah negara yang merdeka lagi berdaulat.
      The national flag is not just a piece of cloth that has a certain color or motif. In fact, it is a symbol of the identity of a nation that is independent and sovereign.

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Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

negara

  1. first-person singular (eu) pluperfect indicative of negar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) pluperfect indicative of negar

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /neˈɡaɾa/, [neˈɣaɾa]

Verb[edit]

negara

  1. First-person singular (yo) imperfect subjunctive form of negar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperfect subjunctive form of negar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) imperfect subjunctive form of negar.