umpama

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay umpama.

Noun[edit]

umpama (plural, first-person possessive umpamaku, second-person possessive umpamamu, third-person possessive umpamanya)

  1. instance, model, example

Conjunction[edit]

umpama

  1. as though, like, as if

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit उपमा (upamā).

Noun[edit]

umpama

  1. instance, model, example
    Synonyms: contoh, model, ibarat, misal, instansi

Conjunction[edit]

umpama

  1. as though, like, as if
    Ilmu yang kita memiliki umpama setitik air di laut.
    The knowledge we have is like a drop of water in the ocean.
    Synonyms: bagai, bak, laksana, seperti

Derived terms[edit]