/ˈdʒʌˈwi/ (say 'ju'wee)

the Malay language written in a modified Arabic script.
Compare Rumi. {Malay}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Jawi — may refer to: Jawi people, an Australian aboriginal people Jawi language, a nearly extinct Australian aboriginal language Jawi, Penang, a town in the state of Penang, Malaysia Jawi script, an Arabic alphabet adapted for writing the Malay language …   Wikipedia

  • Jawi — /jäˈwi/ noun 1. The version of Arabic script used to write Malay 2. Malay written in Arabic script ORIGIN: Malay …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jawi — Die Jawi Schrift. Die Tabelle von recht nach links, und oben nach unten lesen! Jawi (arabisch ‏جاوي‎ Jăwi; Yawi in Pattani) ist ein erweitertes arabisches Alphabet, um die Malaiische Sprache niederzuschreiben. Es ist eine der zwei… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Jawi — L alphabet jawi. Lire le diagramme de droite à gauche, et de haut en bas. Le jawi est l alphabet arabe adapté pour écrire la langue malaise. C est l une des deux formes d écriture en vigueur à Brunei, et il est également utilisé dans une moindre… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Jawi — El alfabeto Jawi. La tabla debe leerse de derecha a izquierda, de arriba a abajo. El jawi es un alfabeto árabe adaptado para escribir el idioma malayo. Es una de las dos formas de escritura en Brunéi y es usado en menor grado en Malasia,… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Jawi — El Jawi es un alfabeto árabe adaptado para escribir el idioma malayo. Es una de las dos formas de escritura en Brunei y es usado en menor grado en Malasia, Indonesia y Singapur principalmente en contextos religiosos …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • jawi — (entrée créée par le supplément) (ja vi) s. m. Nom commun sous lequel on comprend le javanais et le malais …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • Jawi script — Jawi ( ar. جوي Jăwi) (or Yawi in Pattani) is an adapted Arabic alphabet for writing the Malay language. Jawi is one of the two official scripts in Brunei and Malaysia as the script for the Malay language. Usage wise, it was the standard script… …   Wikipedia

  • Jawi dialect — Jawi Spoken in Western Australia Native speakers None fully fluent.  (date missing) Language family Nyulnyulan Nyulnyul …   Wikipedia

  • Jawi, Penang — Jawi is a town on the mainland side of Penang, Malaysia. It is located in the parliamentary constituency of Nibong Tebal.Jawi Penang is also an another name for Penang population of Indian malay mixed marriages. Also known as Mamak …   Wikipedia

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