IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic غِذَاء(ḡiḏāʾ, nourishment, sustenance, aliment, nutrition, food). Coined by Indonesian nutritionist Poorwo Soedarmo in 1950s.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈɡi.zi]
  • Hyphenation: gi‧zi

NounEdit

gizi (first-person possessive giziku, second-person possessive gizimu, third-person possessive gizinya)

  1. nutrition, nutrient.
    Synonym: nutrisi

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