paksa

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Balinese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

paksa

  1. Romanization of ᬧᬓ᭄ᬲ

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit पक्ष (pakṣa), from Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *peg- (breast).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈpak.sa]
  • Hyphenation: pak‧sa

Verb[edit]

paksa (plural, first-person possessive paksaku, second-person possessive paksamu, third-person possessive paksanya)

  1. to force, to compel.

Noun[edit]

paksa (plural, first-person possessive paksaku, second-person possessive paksamu, third-person possessive paksanya)

  1. compulsion.
  2. violence.
    Synonyms: kekerasan, perkosaan
  3. (Classical Indonesian) good time.
  4. (Classical Indonesian) wing.
    Synonym: sayap
  5. (Classical Indonesian) side, faction.
    Synonyms: pihak, sisi
  6. (Java) a unit of time.

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Malay[edit]

Noun[edit]

paksa (plural paksa-paksa, informal 1st possessive paksaku, impolite 2nd possessive paksamu, 3rd possessive paksanya)

  1. force; compulsion

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit पक्ष (pakṣa, matter under discussion).

Noun[edit]

paksâ

  1. subject
  2. topic