Kawi

noun Ka·wi \ ˈkäwē \
variants: or Kavi \-ävē\

Definition of Kawi

plural -s
:the ancient Austronesian language of Java

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Origin and Etymology of kawi

Javanese kawi poem, poetical, from Sanskrit kavi wise, learned, poet or Sanskrit kāvya poetical (from kavi); probably akin to Greek akouein to hear


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