padang

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay padang.

Noun[edit]

padang (plural padangs)

  1. Malaysian grassland

Anagrams[edit]


Acehnese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *padaŋ (uncultivated field, open grassland).

Noun[edit]

padang

  1. field; plain

Balinese[edit]

Noun[edit]

padang

  1. Romanization of ᬧᬤᬂ

Bau Bidayuh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *padaŋ (uncultivated field, open grassland).

Noun[edit]

padang

  1. field (land area free of woodland, cities, and towns; open country)

Hanunoo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *padaŋ, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *padaŋ (uncultivated field, open grassland).

Noun[edit]

pádang (Hanunoo spelling ᜩᜧᜥ᜴)

  1. a short, small-leaved cogon grass, Imperata sp.

Iban[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *padaŋ, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *padaŋ (uncultivated field, open grassland).

Noun[edit]

padang

  1. field; meadow
  2. large space covered with one kind of vegetation
  3. freshwater swamp, usually flooded and supporting few plants

Derived terms[edit]


Ida'an[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *padaŋ (uncultivated field, open grassland).

Noun[edit]

padang

  1. coarse grass

Karo Batak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *padaŋ (uncultivated field, open grassland).

Noun[edit]

padang (Batak spelling ᯇᯑᯰ)

  1. kind of grass, Pogonatherum panicum Hack.

Kelabit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *padaŋ (uncultivated field, open grassland).

Noun[edit]

padang

  1. field (land area free of woodland, cities, and towns; open country)

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *padaŋ, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *padaŋ (uncultivated field, open grassland).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

padang (Jawi spelling ڤادڠ‎, plural padang-padang, informal 1st possessive padangku, 2nd possessive padangmu, 3rd possessive padangnya)

  1. field (land area free of woodland, cities, and towns; open country)

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: padang
  • English: padang

Further reading[edit]


Mandar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-South Sulawesi *padaŋ, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *padaŋ (uncultivated field, open grassland).

Noun[edit]

padang (Lontara spelling ᨄᨉᨂ)

  1. sword grass, Imperata cylindrica
  2. vegetation that resembles the stem of the rice plants, sword grass, very hard to eradicate except by digging up the roots.

Minangkabau[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *padaŋ, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *padaŋ (uncultivated field, open grassland).

Noun[edit]

padang (Jawi spelling ڤادڠ)

  1. field (land area free of woodland, cities, and towns; open country)

Mongondow[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine *padaŋ, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *padaŋ (uncultivated field, open grassland).

Noun[edit]

padang

  1. cane grass, Imperata cylindrica

Ngaju[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *padaŋ (uncultivated field, open grassland).

Noun[edit]

padang

  1. a large treeless plain overgrown with sword grass (Imperata cylindrica).

Tae'[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-South Sulawesi *padaŋ, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *padaŋ (uncultivated field, open grassland).

Noun[edit]

padang

  1. earth, ground
  2. field
  3. kind of grass with sharp, needle-like leaves, when young it creeps along the ground with long tendrils

Toba Batak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *padaŋ (uncultivated field, open grassland).

Noun[edit]

padang (Batak spelling ᯇᯑᯰ)

  1. grass
  2. grassland; plain