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Javanese

- Noun sing. & Plural

A native or natives of Java.


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  • Javanese

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  • Da (Javanese)

    Da (Javanese)

    ꦢ is one of syllable in Javanese script that represent the sound /d̪ɔ/, /d̪a/. It is transliterated to Latin as "da", and sometimes in Indonesian orthography as "do". It has another form (pasangan), which is ◌꧀ꦢ, but represented by a single Unicode code point, U+A9A2.

  • Javanese Kshatriya

    Javanese Kshatriya is a Hindu Kshatriya community which originally existed in the island of Java in Indonesia. According to the ancient Hindu law, the Kshatriyas are alone having the rights to bear arms in order to defend the country. Indigenous Kshatriya communities currently exist in India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Vietnam as well as in the island of Bali in Indonesia.

  • Javanese name

    Javanese people have various systems for naming. Some Javanese, especially those from older generations, have only one name and no surname. Others use their father's names as well as their own, in a similar manner to European patronymics. For example, Abdurrahman Wahid's name is derived from Wahid Hasyim, his father, an independence fighter and minister. In turn, Wahid Hasyim's name was derived from his father named Hasyim Asyari, a cleric and founder of the Nahdlatul Ulama organization. Another example is former president Megawati Sukarnoputri; the last part of the name is a patronymic, meaning "Sukarno's daughter".

  • Pa (Javanese)

    Pa (Javanese)

    ꦥ is one of syllable in Javanese script that represent the sound /pɔ/, /pa/. It is transliterated to Latin as "pa", and sometimes in Indonesian orthography as "po". It has another form (pasangan), which is ◌꧀ꦥ, but represented by a single Unicode code point, U+A9A5.

  • Javanese flying squirrel

    Javanese flying squirrel

    The Javanese flying squirrel (Iomys horsfieldii) is a species of rodent in the family Sciuridae. It is found in Indonesia, Malaysia, and Singapore.

  • First Javanese War of Succession

    First Javanese War of Succession

    The First Javanese War of Succession was a struggle between Sultan Amangkurat III of Mataram and the Dutch East India Company who supported the claim of the Sultan's uncle, Pangeran Puger to the throne.

  • Javanese literature

    Javanese literature is, generally speaking, literature from Java and, more specifically, from areas where Javanese is spoken. However, similar with other literary traditions, Javanese language works were and not necessarily produced only in Java, but also in Sunda, Madura, Bali, Lombok, Southern Sumatra (especially around Palembang ) and Suriname. This article only deals with Javanese written literature and not with oral literature and Javanese theatre such as wayang .

  • Javanese (Unicode block)

    Javanese is a Unicode block containing aksara Jawa characters traditionally used for writing the Javanese language. The Javanese script was added to the Unicode Standard in October 2009 with the release of version 5.2.

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