peranakan

noun, often capitalized
per·​a·​na·​kan | \ ˌperəˈnäkən \
plural -s

Definition of peranakan

: an old established Chinese immigrant of West Java

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Javanese

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“Peranakan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/peranakan. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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