pintu

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Indonesian[edit]

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pintu

Etymology[edit]

From Malay pintu (door).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɪntu/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: pin‧tu

Noun[edit]

pintu (first-person possessive pintuku, second-person possessive pintumu, third-person possessive pintunya)

  1. door:
    1. a portal of entry into a building, room, or vehicle, consisting of a rigid plane movable on a hinge. Doors are frequently made of wood or metal. May have a handle to help open and close, a latch to hold the door closed and a lock that ensures the door cannot be opened without the key.
    2. any flap, etc. that opens like a door.
  2. door, barrier
    Synonym: palang
  3. (figurative) way: a method or manner of doing something.
    Synonym: jalan

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Kapampangan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Tagalog pintuho.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpintu/, [ˈpiːn.tu]
  • Hyphenation: pin‧tu

Noun[edit]

píntu

  1. respect; restraint

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Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Proto-Mon-Khmer *nt₁uuʔ (hole, pit).[1]

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Noun[edit]

pintu (Jawi spellingڤينتو⁩, plural pintu-pintu, informal 1st possessive pintuku, 2nd possessive pintumu, 3rd possessive pintunya)

  1. door (portal of entry into a building or room)

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: pintu
  • Tok Pisin: pitu

References[edit]

  1. ^ H. L. Shorto (2006) A Mon-Khmer comparative dictionary[1], Canberra: Pacific Linguistics, Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies, Australian National University, →ISBN, →OCLC

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