albahdir

IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ternate [Term?] or North Moluccan Malay [Term?], from Portuguese alabardeiro (halberdier), from Italian alabarda, from Middle High German halmbarte (broad-axe with handle), from halm << Proto-Germanic *helmô (handle) + barte (hatchet) << *bardaz (broadax, literally beard).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [alˈbahdɪr]
  • Hyphenation: al‧bah‧dir

NounEdit

albahdir (first-person possessive albahdirku, second-person possessive albahdirmu, third-person possessive albahdirnya)

  1. (Ternate) the guard of the Sultan of Ternate.

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