10 Mac 2004

Ketchup



Adakah anda tahu dari mana asal usul perkataan ketchup ini? Ia sebenarnya berasal daripada perkataan Melayu yang bermaksud kicap! Mari kita lihat beberapa perkataan lain yang dipinjam Bahasa Inggeris daripada Bahasa Melayu:

Asian loan words in English - Malay (Malaysia and Indonesia)

1. amuck (or amok)
2. batik
3. cockatoo, from Malay kakatua, via Dutch.
4. gingham, borrowed from Malay into Dutch (ginggang), and from Dutch into English.
5. gong
6. ketchup, from kicap, meaning "fish sauce."
7. launch, a type of boat.
8. orangutan, from orang, meaning "man" and hutan, "wilderness, jungle."
9. paddy, from padi, meaning "rice, rice field."
10. rattan
11. sarong


Pos berkaitan:
Bahasa Indonesia - Mengapa Bahasa Melayu?
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