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Re: [Pali] Re: Kacchapa-Jaataka, No. 273

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  • Nina van Gorkom
    Dear Piya, ... N: The opposite, a Dutch loanword in Bahasa. Nina. [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
    Message 1 of 46 , Mar 31, 2008
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      Dear Piya,
      Op 1-apr-2008, om 3:19 heeft Piya Tan het volgende geschreven:

      > Does piekeren comes from pieker (BI pikir; BM fikir)?
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      N: The opposite, a Dutch loanword in Bahasa.
      Nina.



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    • Piya Tan
      Yes, Dave, many words in Malay come from Arabic, However, much of the words related to royalty come from Sanskrit, as duirng the pre-Islamic days, the royalty
      Message 46 of 46 , Apr 1 7:58 AM
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        Yes, Dave, many words in Malay come from Arabic, However, much of the
        words related to royalty come from Sanskrit, as duirng the pre-Islamic
        days, the royalty followed the Indian system of politics.

        Piya


        On Tue, Apr 1, 2008 at 3:09 PM, P G Dave <pgd2507@...> wrote:

        > perhaps the arabic word "fikr" (meaning thinking, meditation and in urdu
        > which is a live language in india and pakistan, fikr is used to mean
        > worry)
        > is the source of them all.
        >
        > amazing how languages converge and diverge.
        > PG
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        > On 4/1/08, Nina van Gorkom <vangorko@... <vangorko%40xs4all.nl>>
        > wrote:
        > >
        > > Dear Piya,
        > > Op 1-apr-2008, om 3:19 heeft Piya Tan het volgende geschreven:
        > >
        > > > Does piekeren comes from pieker (BI pikir; BM fikir)?
        > > ------
        > > N: The opposite, a Dutch loanword in Bahasa.
        > > Nina.
        > >
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        > >
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        > >
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