Javanese
Javanese Jav`a*nese", a. Of or pertaining to Java, or to the people of Java. -- n. sing. & pl. A native or natives of Java. [1913 Webster]

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  • Javanese — may refer to:*island of JavaIt may also refer to: *Javanese beliefs *Javanese calendar a calendar in use by the Javanese people of Indonesia *Javanese (cat), a breed of domestic cat *Javanese cuisine *Javanese language *Javanese people and their… …   Wikipedia

  • Javanese — [jä΄və nēz′, jä΄vənēs′; jav΄ə nēz, jav΄ənēs] adj. of Java or its people, language, or culture n. 1. pl. Javanese a person born or living on Java; esp., a member of a group of peoples occupying the main part of Java 2. the Western Austronesian… …   English World dictionary

  • Javanese — /jav euh neez , nees , jah veuh /, adj., n., pl. Javanese. adj. 1. of or pertaining to the island of Java, its people, or their language. n. 2. a member of the native Malayan people of Java, esp. of that branch of it in the central part of the… …   Universalium

  • Javanese — noun (plural Javanese) Etymology: Java + nese (as in Japanese) Date: 1704 1. a member of an Indonesian people inhabiting the island of Java 2. an Austronesian language of the Javanese people • Javanese adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Javanese — /dʒavəˈniz/ (say jahvuh neez) adjective 1. of or relating to the island of Java, its people, or their language. –noun 2. (plural Javanese) a member of the indigenous Malayan people of Java, especially that branch of it in the central part of the… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Javanese — noun (plural same) 1》 a native or inhabitant of Java, or a person of Javanese descent. 2》 the Indonesian language of central Java. adjective relating to Java …   English new terms dictionary

  • Javanese — Jav•a•nese [[t]ˌdʒæv əˈniz, ˈnis, ˌdʒɑ və [/t]] n. pl. nese, adj. 1) peo a member of an Indonesian people mainly of the central and E parts of Java 2) peo the Austronesian language of this people 3) peo any native or inhabitant of Java 4) peo of… …   From formal English to slang

  • Javanese — n. & adj. n. (pl. same) 1 a a native of Java in Indonesia. b a person of Javanese descent. 2 the language of Java. adj. of or relating to Java, its people, or its language …   Useful english dictionary

  • Javanese — noun /dʒɑː.vəˈniːz/ a) A language spoken in Java. b) A person belonging to the native Malayan people of the island of Java …   Wiktionary

  • javanese — adjective Of or pertaining to Java, or to the people of Java …   Wiktionary

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