madrasah

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Arabic مَدْرَسَة‎ f (madrasa, school), a noun of place from the verb دَرَسَ(darasa, to learn, to study).

NounEdit

madrasah (plural madrasahs or madaris)

  1. (Islam) A school for any kind of teaching, at any grade level; usually specifically a school that teaches Islamic theology.

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IndonesianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Malay madrasah, from Arabic مَدْرَسَة(madrasa).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /madˈrasah/
  • Hyphenation: mad‧ra‧sah

NounEdit

madrasah (plural, first-person possessive madrasahku, second-person possessive madrasahmu, third-person possessive madrasahnya)

  1. (Islam, education) school.

Usage notesEdit

In Indonesia, sekolah is used by school which is under supervision of Ministry of Education. Islamic school supervised by Ministry of Religious Affairs use madrasah.

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MalayEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Arabic مَدْرَسَة(madrasa).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /madˈrasah/
  • Hyphenation: mad‧ra‧sah

NounEdit

madrasah (Jawi spelling مدرسة‎, plural madrasah-madrasah, informal 1st possessive madrasahku, impolite 2nd possessive madrasahmu, 3rd possessive madrasahnya)

  1. (Islam, education) school.
  2. (Islam) a small mosque.
    Synonyms: surau, langgar

Usage notesEdit

In Indonesia, sekolah is a school under the supervision of the Ministry of Education. Islamic schools supervised by the Ministry of Religious Affairs are called madrasah.

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