Usage Indonesian, Malay, English, Javanese, Sundanese, Minangkabau, Balinese, Acehnese, French, Dutch, German, Danish, Swedish, Romanian, Finnish, Croatian
Scripts جاكرتا (Malay Jawi)
Pronounced Pron. /dʒa.ˈkar.ta/ dja-KAR-ta (Indonesian)
Other Forms FormsJayakarta, Djakarta, Jacarta
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Contributor Contrib.highexpectasians on 12/4/2015
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.