What does Indonesian mean?

Definitions for Indonesian
ˌɪn dəˈni ʒən, -ʃən, -zi ən, -doʊ-Indone·sian

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Indonesiannoun

    a native or inhabitant of Indonesia

  2. Indonesian, Bahasa Indonesia, Bahasaadjective

    the dialect of Malay used as the national language of the Republic of Indonesia or of Malaysia

  3. Indonesianadjective

    of or relating to or characteristic of Indonesia or its people or languages


  1. Indonesiannoun

    A native or inhabitant of Indonesia.


  1. Indonesiannoun

    Person living in or coming from Indonesia.

  2. Indonesianadjective

    Referring to Indonesia, its people, or the Indonesian language.

  3. Indonesiannoun

    The common language spoken in Indonesia.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Indonesian in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Indonesian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Indonesian in a Sentence

  1. Keith Whitchurch:

    Colombian coal is more a direct competitor to Australia. The Australian/Colombian coal represent far better value for money in terms of total cost of electricity generated than Indonesian coals.

  2. Elvira Lianita:

    Sampoerna is currently still analysing the different options that we can take as a corporation with regards to the Indonesian stock market regulation.

  3. Nisha Varia:

    The Indonesian armed forces should recognize that harmful and humiliating 'virginity tests' on women recruits do nothing to strengthen national security, president Joko Widodo should set the military straight and immediately abolish the requirement and prevent all military hospitals from administering it.

  4. Togar Sitanggang:

    The president's suggestion of doubling Indonesian palm growers' productivity is easier said than done, the problem with productivity has been there for years.

  5. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop:

    I raised the fact that there were Indonesian prisoners in Australian jails and whether there was an opportunity for us to consider a prisoner swap, a prisoner transfer or a clemency plea in exchange for a return of prisoners, i just asked for a pause in their preparations for the execution of Mr Sukumaran and Mr Chan so that we could have officials explore these ideas.

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    being essentially equal to something
    • A. ostensive
    • B. lank
    • C. motile
    • D. tantamount

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