wajah

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay wajah (face), ultimately from Arabic وَجْه(wajh, face).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈwa.d͡ʒah/
  • Hyphenation: wa‧jah

Noun[edit]

wajah (plural, first-person possessive wajahku, second-person possessive wajahmu, third-person possessive wajahnya)

  1. face
    1. the front part of the head, featuring the eyes, nose, and mouth and the surrounding area.
      Synonym: muka
    2. (figuratively) the frontal aspect of something.
    3. (figuratively) image, appearance
      Synonyms: gambaran, corak
  2. character, personality
    Synonym: tokoh

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Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic وَجْه(wajh, face).

Noun[edit]

wajah (plural wajah-wajah, informal 1st possessive wajahku, impolite 2nd possessive wajahmu, 3rd possessive wajahnya)

  1. face
  2. facade, surface

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