Javanese definition

jăvə-nēz, -nēs, jävə-
Of or relating to Java or its people, language, or culture.
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A native or inhabitant of Java, especially a member of the Javanese-speaking majority population.
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The Austronesian language of the principal ethnic group of Java.
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Of Java or its people, language, or culture.
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A person born or living on Java; esp., a member of a group of peoples occupying the main part of Java.
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The Western Austronesian language of these peoples.
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A person belonging to the native Malayan people of the island of Java.
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A domestic cat breed.
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A cat of this breed.
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A language spoken in Java.
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Origin of javanese

  • Java -nese (as in Japanese)

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Java +‎ -ese.

    From Wiktionary