orang

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

orang (plural orangs)

  1. An orangutan.

Anagrams[edit]


Iban[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *uraŋ (outsider), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *uʀaŋ (outsider).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /uəraəŋ/
  • Rhymes: -rang
  • Hyphenation: o‧rang

Noun[edit]

orang

  1. person, people

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay orang, from Old Malay urang, from Proto-Malayic *uraŋ (outsider), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *uʀaŋ (outsider). Cognate with Javanese wong. Doublet of wong.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /o.raŋ/, [ˈɔ.räŋ]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

orang (plural orang-orang or banyak orang, first-person possessive orangku, second-person possessive orangmu, third-person possessive orangnya)

  1. human, person
    Synonyms: insan, manusia
  2. a vassal; a subject.
  3. a subordinate.
  4. a person who belongs to a particular group,
    1. citizen
      Synonyms: rakyat, warga negara
    2. inhabitant
      Synonym: penduduk
    3. race, ethnic
      Synonym: suku bangsa
    4. foreigner
  5. third person

Alternative forms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Classifier[edit]

orang (singular seorang)

  1. human, person.

Conjunction[edit]

orang

  1. (colloquial) because
    Synonym: karena

Further reading[edit]


Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *uraŋ (outsider), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *uʀaŋ (outsider). Possible cognate with Javanese wong.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

orang (Jawi spelling اورڠ‎, informal 1st possessive orangku, 2nd possessive orangmu, 3rd possessive orangnya)

  1. person

Classifier[edit]

orang (singular seorang)

  1. a (for people)

Derived terms[edit]


Maranao[edit]

Noun[edit]

orang

  1. scorpion

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