Atjehnese


Atjehnese
/ach'euh neez", -nees"/, n., pl. Atjehnese for 1.
1. a member of an indigenous Muslim people of northernmost Sumatra.
2. the Austronesian language spoken by the Atjehnese.

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  • Atjehnese — n. Achinese, member of native Muslim people that lives in furthest north Sumatra n. Austronesian language spoken by the Atjehnese people …   English contemporary dictionary

  • atjehnese — atjeh·nese …   English syllables

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