peranakan

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Central Melanau[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay peranakan.

Noun[edit]

peranakan

  1. (anatomy) Womb, uterus

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay peranakan.

Noun[edit]

peranakan m (plural peranakans, diminutive peranakantje n)

  1. a person of Chinese ethnicity who is born in the country (notably Indonesia, the former Dutch East Indies), not immigrated

References[edit]

  • M. J. Koenen & J. Endepols, Verklarend Handwoordenboek der Nederlandse Taal (tevens Vreemde-woordentolk), Groningen, Wolters-Noordhoff, 1969 (26th edition) [Dutch dictionary in Dutch]

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

per- +‎ anak +‎ -an.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

peranakan (Jawi spelling ڤرانقن)

  1. (anatomy) Womb, uterus
  2. A person of mixed descendant.
  3. A person of mixed descendant of a place.

Synonyms[edit]