See also: negará

English edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Indonesian negara, from Malay negara, borrowed from Sanskrit नगर (nagara, city). Doublet of Angkor and Nagari.

Noun edit

negara (plural negaras)

  1. (historical) A constituent state of Indonesia when it was under Dutch control.

Anagrams edit

Balinese edit

Romanization edit

negara

  1. Romanization of ᬦᬵᬕᬭ.

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Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

Learned borrowing from Javanese negara (country), from Old Javanese nagara (country, palace), from Sanskrit नगर (nagara, city).

Pronunciation edit

  • (literary) IPA(key): /nə.ɡaˈra/
  • (Meester) IPA(key): /nə.ɡaˈrɛ/
  • Rhymes: -a
  • Hyphenation: ne‧ga‧ra

Noun edit

negara

  1. country

Galician edit

Verb edit

negara

  1. first/third-person singular pluperfect indicative of negar

Indonesian edit

 
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Etymology edit

From Malay negara, borrowed from Sanskrit नगर (nagara, city). Doublet of nagari and negeri.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [nəˈɡara]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ra, -a
  • Hyphenation: nê‧ga‧ra

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nêgara (plural negara-negara, first-person possessive negaraku, second-person possessive negaramu, third-person possessive negaranya)

  1. country, state, nation, polity
    Synonyms: negeri, tanah, tanah air, desa, luar kota

Derived terms edit

Descendants edit

  • English: negara

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Javanese edit

Romanization edit

negara

  1. Romanization of ꦤꦼꦒꦫ

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Etymology edit

Borrowed from Sanskrit नगर (nagara, city).

Noun edit

negara (Jawi spelling نݢارا, plural negara-negara, informal 1st possessive negaraku, 2nd possessive negaramu, 3rd possessive negaranya)

  1. country; nation; sovereign state
    • 2018 February 16, Normazlina M.D, “Simbol negara merdeka [Symbol of an independent nation]”, in Media Permata[1], archived from the original on 18 August 2019:
      Bendera negara bukan hanya sekadar sehelai kain yang mempunyai warna atau motif tertentu bahkan ia adalah simbol identiti sesebuah negara yang merdeka lagi berdaulat.
      The national flag is not just a piece of cloth that has a certain color or motif. In fact, it is a symbol of the identity of a nation that is independent and sovereign.

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Pronunciation edit

  • Rhymes: -a
 

  • Rhymes: -aɾɐ
  • Hyphenation: ne‧ga‧ra

Verb edit

negara

  1. first/third-person singular pluperfect indicative of negar

Spanish edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /neˈɡaɾa/ [neˈɣ̞a.ɾa]
  • Rhymes: -aɾa
  • Syllabification: ne‧ga‧ra

Verb edit

negara

  1. first/third-person singular imperfect subjunctive of negar