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- Definition of the adjective malay
- Phrases with Malay
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- Photos about Malay
- Quotes about Malay
- Scrabble value of M3A1L1A1Y4
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Definition of the noun malay
What does malay mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: Malays
- a member of a people inhabiting the northern Malay Peninsula and Malaysia and parts of the western Malay Archipelago
- lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
- synonym of Malay: Malayan
- more generic words: Asian / Asiatic = a native or inhabitant of Asia
- member of: East India / East Indies / Malay Archipelago = a group of islands in the Indian and Pacific Oceans between Asia and Australia; Federation of Malaysia / Malaysia = a constitutional monarchy in southeastern Asia on Borneo and the Malay Peninsula; Malay Peninsula = a peninsula in southeastern Asia occupied by parts of Malaysia and Thailand and Myanmar
- a western subfamily of Western Malayo-Polynesian languages
- lexical domain: Communicative Processes - nouns denoting communicative processes and contents
- more generic term: Western Malayo-Polynesian = a western subfamily of Malayo-Polynesian languages
- more specific terms:
Alternative definition of the noun malay
- A person of Malay ancestry, referring to a diverse group of Austronesian peoples inhabiting the Malay archipelago and Malay peninsula in Southeast Asia.
- Type of mild curry made with yoghurt and fruit, usually pineapple or lychee.
Definition of the adjective malay
What does malay mean as an attribute of a noun?
adjective - degrees: -
- 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
Alternative definition of the adjective malay
- of or relating to the Malays, a people living in Brunei, on the eastern coast of Sumatra, the islands of Bangka and Belitung, the Riau archipelago and the coastal areas of Kalimantan in Indonesia, in most of Malaysia (states where they are politically dominant), in Singapore and in the southernmost provinces of Thailand.
- [context: usage generally frowned upon by Malays and Malaysians] of or related to Malaysia, its people and/or culture.
- in, of or otherwise relating to Malay, a generic name for the languages spoken by Malays.
Who is Malay?
Malay: James Ho is a songwriter.
- also known as James Ho
- born on (36 years ago)
- nationality: United States of America, China
- profession: Record producer, songwriter
- genres: Contemporary R&B, Alternative hip hop, Pop music, Electronic dance music, Hip hop soul, Soul music, Electro, Neo soul, PBR&B
- nomination: - nominated to Grammy Award for Album of the Year - "Channel Orange", with Frank Ocean, André 3000, John Mayer, Boy Wonder, Earl Sweatshirt, Tyler, The Creator, Calvin Bailif, Pharrell Williams, Ken Oriole, Doug Fenske, Jeff Ellis, Vic Wainstein, Mark Stent, Vlado Meller, Shea Taylor, Marcos Tovar, Andrew Coleman, Philip Scott III, Pat Thrall
Malay is a fictional character from the 2010 film Shake, Rattle & Roll 12.
MALAY is an Aviation waypoint.
- also known as fix MALAY, MALAY waypoint, MALAY fix, waypoint MALAY
- Malay a.k.a. Malay Language: Malay is a major language of the Austronesian family. It is the national language of Brunei, Malaysia, and Indonesia and it is one of four official languages of Singapore. It is spoken by 270 million people across the Malacca Strait, including the coasts of the Malay Peninsula of Malaysia and the eastern coast of Sumatra in Indonesia, and has been established as a native language of part of western coastal Sarawak and West Kalimantan in Borneo.
- read more about Malay Language
- Malay is a language.
- Malay a.k.a. Malay (macrolanguage) Language is an human language.
Phrases with Malay
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Malay
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by Merriam-Webster, Inc
south ura Japanese bay Spanish ust'-, ust'ye Russian estuary siid- German south utan Malay forest, woods siidlich German southern utara Indonesian, north suid Afrikaans south Malay suido Japanese channel val Italian valley sul ...
by Joseph Liow, Michael Leifer
Comprising the Malay Peninsula and much of northern Borneo, Malaysia shares common land and maritime boundaries with Thailand, Brunei and Indonesia, and maritime boundaries with Singapore, the Philippines and Vietnam, some of ...
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Quotes about Malay
A heavy load should be borne together as well as a light load.
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Scrabble value of M3A1L1A1Y4
The value of this 5-letter word is 10 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of MALAY
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