perak

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Indonesian[edit]

Chemical element
Ag
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Etymology[edit]

From Malay perak, from earlier pirak, from Proto-Malayic *pirak, from Proto-Malayo-Chamic [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Sumbawan [Term?], from Proto-Sunda-Sulawesi [Term?], of Khmeric origin.

Noun[edit]

perak (plural, first-person possessive perakku, second-person possessive perakmu, third-person possessive peraknya)

  1. silver (metal)
  2. (colloquial) coin, rupiah

Malay[edit]

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Chemical element
Ag
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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier pirak, from Proto-Malayic *pirak, from Proto-Malayo-Chamic [Term?], from Proto-Malayo-Sumbawan [Term?], of Khmeric ultimate origin. Compare Tagalog pilak.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

perak (Jawi spelling ڤيرق‎, informal 1st possessive perakku, impolite 2nd possessive perakmu, 3rd possessive peraknya)

  1. silver (metal)

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: perak

Yami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Philippine [Term?] (compare Tagalog pilak), from (Western) Proto-Malayo-Polynesian [Term?], of Khmeric origin.

Noun[edit]

perak

  1. silver (metal)