pustaka

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Etymology[edit]

From Malay pustaka, from Sanskrit पुस्तक (pustaka), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *pōstaka, *pustaka. Doublet of pustaha.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [pʊsˈtaka]
  • Hyphenation: pus‧ta‧ka

Noun[edit]

pustaka (plural pustaka-pustaka, first-person possessive pustakaku, second-person possessive pustakamu, third-person possessive pustakanya)

  1. book.
    Synonyms: buku, kitab
  2. book of Javanese divination, the primbon.
  3. (computing) library: a collection of software routines that provide functionality to be incorporated into or used by a computer program.

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Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit पुस्तक (pustaka), from some Middle Iranian language.

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Noun[edit]

pustaka (Jawi spelling ڤوستاک‎, plural pustaka-pustaka, informal 1st possessive pustakaku, 2nd possessive pustakamu, 3rd possessive pustakanya)

  1. book (collection of sheets of paper bound together containing printed or written material)

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  • Indonesian: pustaka

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