Dayak

noun Day·ak \ˈdī-ˌak\
variants: or less commonly

Dyak

\ˈdī-ˌak\

Definition of Dayak

plural

Dayaks

or

Dayak

also

Dyaks

or

Dyak

  1. :  a member of any of several Indonesian peoples of the interior of Borneo

Origin and Etymology of dayak

Malay, literally, up-country


First Known Use: 1836


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