senjata

IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Malay senjata, from Classical Malay senjata, from Sanskrit संयत्त (saṃyatta, prepared, ready, being on one's guard) or सज्जता (sajjatā, preparation).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [sənˈd͡ʒat̪a]
  • Hyphenation: sēn‧ja‧ta

NounEdit

sēnjata (plural senjata-senjata, first-person possessive senjataku, second-person possessive senjatamu, third-person possessive senjatanya)

  1. weapon:
    1. an instrument of attack or defense in combat or hunting, e.g. most guns, missiles, or swords.
    2. (figuratively) a tool of any kind.

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MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit संयत्त (saṃyatta, prepared, ready, being on one's guard) or सज्जता (sajjatā, "preparation")

NounEdit

senjata (Jawi spelling سنجات‎, plural senjata-senjata, informal 1st possessive senjataku, impolite 2nd possessive senjatamu, 3rd possessive senjatanya)

  1. weapon

DescendantsEdit

  • Indonesian: senjata
  • Tagalog: sandata

SourcesEdit

  • Edi Sedyawati et al. (1994). Kosakata Bahasa Sanskerta dalam Bahasa Melayu Masa Kini. Jakarta, Indonesia: Pusat Pembinaan dan Pengembangan Bahasa Departemen Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan Republik Indonesia. Page 168.