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Dayak

[dahy-ak, -uh k] /ˈdaɪ æk, -ək/
noun, plural Dayaks (especially collectively) Dayak.
1.
a member of any of several indigenous, Austronesian-speaking tribal peoples of Sarawak and Indonesian Borneo.
Also, Dyak.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40
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British Dictionary definitions for Dayak

Dayak

/ˈdaɪæk/
noun (pl) -aks, -ak
1.
a variant spelling of Dyak

Dyak

/ˈdaɪæk/
noun (pl) -aks, -ak
1.
a member of a Malaysian people of the interior of Borneo: noted for their long houses
Word Origin
from Malay Dayak upcountry, from darat land
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