peng-

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See also: peng, Peng, péng, pèng, Péng, pēng, and pěng

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *pAŋ-, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *paŋ-, from Proto-Austronesian *paŋ-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (before /l/, /m/, /n/, /ŋ/, /ɲ/, /r/, /w/, /y/) IPA(key): /pə/
  • (before /b/, /p/, /f/) IPA(key): /pəm/
  • (before /t͡ʃ/, /d/, /d͡ʒ/, /t/, /z/) IPA(key): /pən/
  • (before /ɡ/, /h/, /k/, vowels) IPA(key): /pəŋ/
  • (before /s/) IPA(key): /pəɲ/
  • (before monosyllabic roots) IPA(key): /pəŋə/

Prefix[edit]

peng-

  1. actor, instrument, or someone characterized by the root.
    peng- + ‎[Term?] → ‎penyelamat (rescuer)