cadangan

IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

cadang +‎ -an

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [t͡ʃaˈdaŋan]
  • Hyphenation: ca‧dang‧an

NounEdit

cadangan

  1. backup, reserve or substitute.
    Synonyms: persediaan, serep
  2. (dated) plan, a set of intended actions, usually mutually related, through which one expects to achieve a goal.
    Synonyms: rancangan, rencana
  3. (dated) suggestion, something suggested.
    Synonyms: anjuran, usul, saran

Usage notesEdit

The word is part of false friends between Standard Malay and Indonesian due to shared etymology. The Brunei, Malaysia and Singapore usage can be seen in Malay cadangan.

Further readingEdit


MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

cadang +‎ -an

NounEdit

cadangan (Jawi spelling چادڠن‎, plural cadangan-cadangan, informal 1st possessive cadanganku, impolite 2nd possessive cadanganmu, 3rd possessive cadangannya)

  1. suggestion, something suggested.
    Synonyms: anjuran, usul, saranan
  2. backup, reserve or substitute.
    Synonym: persediaan
  3. plan, a set of intended actions, usually mutually related, through which one expects to achieve a goal.
    Synonyms: rancangan, rencana

Usage notesEdit

The word is part of false friends between Standard Malay and Indonesian due to shared etymology. The Indonesian usage can be seen in Indonesian cadangan.

Further readingEdit