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Type Island
Usage Malay, English
Scripts لڠكاوي(Malay Jawi)
Pronounced Pron. /laŋ.ˈka.wi/(Malay)  [key·simplify]

Meaning & History

Meaning uncertain, possibly from a colloquial name for the brahminy kite (a type of eagle), derived from Malay helang meaning "eagle" and kawi referring to a reddish-brown chalk. This is the name of an island and archipelago in Malaysia.
Added 12/17/2023 by anonymous