Indonesian edit

Etymology edit

From Malay jamin, from Arabic ضَمِين (ḍamīn, guarantor, warrantor, one who guarantees).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [ˈd͡ʒamɪn]
  • Hyphenation: ja‧min

Verb edit


  1. to guarantee, to be responsible (about)
  2. to provide goods (to someone)

Derived terms edit

Further reading edit

  • Kamus Besar Bahasa Indonesia (KBBI) online, "jamin".
  • "jamin" in Load-Words in Indonesian and Malay, KITLV, Jakarta, 2008