AcehneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Chamic *dilah, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *dilaq, from Proto-Austronesian *dilaq. Compare Tsat la⁵⁵, Javanese dilah and Tagalog dila.

Maybe influenced by Malayic languages, such as Malay or Indonesian, which display a metathesis between the initial d and the l of the following syllable (compare Malay lidah and Indonesian lidah).

NounEdit

lidah

  1. (anatomy) tongue (organ)

SynonymsEdit


Brunei MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayic *lidah (compare Malay lidah), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *dilaq (compare Ilocano dila, Kiput deleiʔ, Tagalog dila).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lidah

  1. (anatomy) tongue

Derived termsEdit


IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Malay lidah, from Proto-Malayic *lidah (compare Malay lidah), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *dilaq (compare Ilocano dila, Kiput deleiʔ, Tagalog dila).

NounEdit

lidah (plural, first-person possessive lidahku, second-person possessive lidahmu, third-person possessive lidahnya)

  1. (anatomy) tongue (organ)

MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayic *lidah (compare Indonesian lidah), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *dilaq (compare Ilocano dila, Kiput deleiʔ, Tagalog dila).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lidah (Jawi spelling ليده‎, plural lidah-lidah, informal 1st possessive lidahku, impolite 2nd possessive lidahmu, 3rd possessive lidahnya)

  1. (anatomy) tongue (organ)