IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Malay amuk, from Proto-Malayic *amuk, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hamuk (compare Tagalog hamok, compare Malay hamok, Maori amo.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈamʊk̚/
  • Hyphenation: amuk

VerbEdit

amuk

  1. to run amok

ConjugationEdit

Conjugation of amuk (meng-, transitive)
Root amuk
Active Involuntary Passive Imperative Jussive
Active mengamuk diamuk amuk amuklah
Causative / Applicative1 mengamukkan diamukkan amukkan amukkanlah
Causative
1The -kan row is either causative or applicative, with transitive roots it mostly has applicative meaning.
Note: Some of these forms do normally not exist or are seldom used in standard Indonesian. Some also change meaning.

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MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayic *amuk, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *hamuk. Cognate with Tagalog hamok and Maori amo.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

amuk (Jawi spelling اموق‎)

  1. to run amok

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: amok
    • Danish: amok (or through English amok)
  • Indonesian: amuk
  • Portuguese: amouco

Further readingEdit