IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Malay kertas, from Arabic قَرْطَاس(qarṭās), from Ancient Greek χάρτης (khártēs). Doublet of kardus, karton, kartu, and katrij.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kərˈtas/
  • Hyphenation: kêr‧tas

NounEdit

kêrtas (plural, first-person possessive kertasku, second-person possessive kertasmu, third-person possessive kertasnya)

  1. paper

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MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic قِرْطَاس(qirṭās), ultimately from Ancient Greek χάρτης (khártēs).

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

kertas (Jawi spelling کرتس‎, plural kertas-kertas, informal 1st possessive kertasku, impolite 2nd possessive kertasmu, 3rd possessive kertasnya)

  1. paper

DescendantsEdit

  • Indonesian: kertas
  • Khmer: ក្រដាស (krɑdaah)
  • Ternate: kartas

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