deu·​tero-Malay | \"+\
plural -s

Definition of deutero-Malay 

: a member of a group of people believed to have migrated to the Malay Peninsula over two thousand years ago following the migration of the proto-Malays

called also Malayan, Malaysian

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deutero-Malayan or deutero-Malaysian \"+ \ adjective

History and Etymology for deutero-Malay

deuter- entry 1 + Malay

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