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IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Malay -kau, shortened form of engkau, from Proto-Malayic *kau(ʔ), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)kahu, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)kaSu.

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-kau

  1. you, your

KamberaEdit

PronounEdit

-kau

  1. second person singular accusative enclitic

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MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

Shortened form of engkau, from Proto-Malayic *kau(ʔ), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(i-)kahu, from Proto-Austronesian *(i-)kaSu.

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-kau

  1. you, your
    Mereka akan membawakau.
    They will bring you.
    Dia akan tinggal dengankau.
    He / She will live with you.
    Tanah ini ialah tanahkau.
    This land is your land.

Usage notesEdit

Also used when addressing God, which in this sense is used with capital letter and hyphen.

Kepada-KauTo You

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