olahraga

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Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From compound of olah +‎ raga.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [olahˈraɡa]
  • Hyphenation: o‧lah‧ra‧ga

Noun[edit]

olahraga

  1. sport,
    1. any activity that uses physical exertion or skills competitively under a set of rules that is not based on aesthetics.
    2. something done for fun, regardless of its design or intended purpose.

Usage notes[edit]

The word is part of false friends between Standard Malay and Indonesian due to shared etymology. The Brunei, Malaysia and Singapore usage can be seen in Malay olahraga.

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Malay[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From compound of olah +‎ raga.

Noun[edit]

olahraga

  1. athletics, a group of sporting activities including track and field, road running, cross country and racewalking.

Usage notes[edit]

The word is part of false friends between Standard Malay and Indonesian due to shared etymology. The Indonesian usage can be seen in Indonesian olahraga.

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Further reading[edit]