Scripts جاكرتا (Malay Jawi)
Pronounced Pron. /d͡ʒaka(r)ta/ (Indonesian), /d͡ʒaka(r)tə/, /d͡ʒaka(r)ta/ (Malay)
Other Forms FormsJayakarta, Djakarta, Jacarta
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Derived from Sanskrit जयकर्त (jayakarta) meaning "that which causes victory", from जय (jayá) "victory, triumph" and कृत (kṛtá) "done, made, accomplished". Jakarta is the capital city of Indonesia as well as its largest city.