rakyat

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Malay rakyat.

Noun[edit]

rakyat (plural rakyats)

  1. (Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia) An ordinary citizen.

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay rakyat, from Arabic رَعِيَّة (raʿiyya).

Noun[edit]

rakyat

  1. citizen, subject

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic رَعِيَّة (raʿiyya).

Noun[edit]

rakyat (plural rakyat-rakyat)

  1. citizen, subject