Indonesian edit

Etymology edit

Affixed salah +‎ ke- -an, from Malay kesalahan. Semantic loan from Dutch schuld for the law sense.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /kəsaˈlahan/
  • Rhymes: -an, -n
  • Hyphenation: kê‧sa‧lah‧an

Noun edit

kêsalahan (plural kesalahan-kesalahan, first-person possessive kesalahanku, second-person possessive kesalahanmu, third-person possessive kesalahannya)

  1. error (mistake)
  2. (law) guilt, culpability

Further reading edit

Malay edit

Etymology edit

Affixation of salah +‎ ke- -an.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

kesalahan (Jawi spellingکسالهن⁩, plural kesalahan-kesalahan, informal 1st possessive kesalahanku, 2nd possessive kesalahanmu, 3rd possessive kesalahannya)

  1. error (mistake)
    Synonym: kesilapan
  2. (law) an offence, an illegal act

Verb edit

kesalahan (Jawi spellingکسالهن⁩)

  1. to be convicted

Further reading edit