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Malay translation: mematikan

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English term or phrase:off
Malay translation:mematikan
Entered by: xxxA-MMI
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06:02 Nov 29, 2001
English to Malay translations [Non-PRO]
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters / general
English term or phrase: off
turn off the lights. (note: i know this seems too easy for some of you, but i need the most accurate malay word.)
sasha
mematikan
Explanation:
mematikan lampu/enjin dsb.
buka/tutup agak kurang sesuai.
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Muhammad Razin Ong Abdullah
Malaysia
Local time: 16:48
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5 +3mematikan
Muhammad Razin Ong Abdullah


  

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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +3
mematikan


Explanation:
mematikan lampu/enjin dsb.
buka/tutup agak kurang sesuai.


    Reference: http://eyes.at/razin
Muhammad Razin Ong Abdullah
Malaysia
Local time: 16:48
Native speaker of: Native in MalayMalay

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  yam2u: and alternatively, a bit generic, is 'memadam'.
2 hrs

agree  Ramona Ali: for lights, I think "memadamkan" is more commonly heard
5 days

agree  Fara Al-Qabli
5 days
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