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BerawanEdit

NounEdit

abang

  1. window (opening for light and air)

BlagarEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

abang

  1. village

ReferencesEdit


CebuanoEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: a‧bang

VerbEdit

abang

  1. to lease; to rent
  2. to hire a prostitute

NounEdit

abang

  1. a lease
  2. a rent

QuotationsEdit

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:abang.


Central MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Javanese abang.

AdjectiveEdit

abang

  1. red

ReferencesEdit


Dupaningan AgtaEdit

NounEdit

abang

  1. boat

HiligaynonEdit

NounEdit

abáng

  1. avarice, greediness

VerbEdit

ábang

  1. To be within range of a fire

IndonesianEdit

NounEdit

abang

  1. elder brother
    Bang Erwin, mau ke mana?
    • Erwin, where are you going?
    Nanti malam aku akan ke rumah Abang.
    • This night/evening, I will go to Abang's house.

Usage notesEdit

abang/bang as a form of address: you (used to address an elder brother or cousin, a male friend (who is older than oneself is), a husband or boy-friend). Sometimes it is used with a name (Bang Samsul, Bang Amir, Bang Ahmad, Bang Zakir, etc). This address is used in Malay ethnics especially in the regions of Sumatra and Betawi culture.

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JavaneseEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

abang (ngoko abang, krama abrit, Javanese spelling ꦲꦧꦁ)

  1. red

MalayEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

abang (Jawi spelling ابڠ‎, plural abang-abang, third person possessive abangnya)

  1. brother (older male sibling)

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit


TagalogEdit

PronunciationEdit

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  • Rhymes: -aŋ

NounEdit

abáng

  1. watcher
  2. trap or snare (placed or set up strategically)
  3. act of waiting (for a person, an opportunity, etc.)
  4. act of setting up a trap or snare

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