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Malay

noun

1 Malay

A member of a people inhabiting the northern Malay Peninsula and Malaysia and parts of the western Malay Archipelago.

synonym: Malayan.



2 Malay

A western subfamily of Western Malayo-Polynesian languages.

Dutch: Maleis

adjective

1 Malay

Of or relating to or characteristic of the people or language of Malaysia and the northern Malay Peninsula and parts of the western Malay Archipelago:
— Malay peoples.
— Malayan syllable structure.

synonym: Malayan.


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