IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Malay gereja, from Portuguese igreja, from Old Portuguese ygreja, from Latin ecclēsia (church), from Ancient Greek ἐκκλησία (ekklēsía, congregation).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɡəˈrɛd͡ʒa]
  • Hyphenation: gê‧rè‧ja

NounEdit

gereja (plural, first-person possessive gerejaku, second-person possessive gerejamu, third-person possessive gerejanya)

  1. (Christianity) church:
    1. A Christian house of worship; a building where Christian religious services take place.
    2. A particular denomination of Christianity.

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MalayEdit

 
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gereja

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Portuguese igreja, from Old Portuguese ygreja, from Latin ecclēsia, from Ancient Greek ἐκκλησία (ekklēsía, congregation).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gereja (Jawi spelling ݢرجاor ݢريجا‎, plural gereja-gereja, informal 1st possessive gerejaku, impolite 2nd possessive gerejamu, 3rd possessive gerejanya)

  1. (Christianity) church (a house of worship)

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