Basic Indonesian Nouns 2017-03-20T16:46:02+00:00

Nouns represent people or things. You’ll need them whenever you want to refer to somebody or something. Memorize the Indonesian nouns below and you’ll be well equipped for almost every basic conversation.

This lesson is part of the chapter “Learning Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia)“.

Basic Words & Phrases: Nouns

Important nouns

EnglishIndonesianPronunciation
(Audio)
child
anak
man
pria
woman
wanita
family
keluarga
town / city
kota
country
negara
world
dunia
house
rumah
car
mobil
street / road
jalanan
shop
toko
door
pintu
table
meja
chair
kursi
window
jendela
newspaper
koran
book
buku
pen
bolpoin
bag
tas
rucksack
ransel
happiness
kebahagian
love
cinta
kasih

flower
bunga
ball
bola
work
perkerjaan
vacation
liburan
passport
paspor
language
bahasa
question
pertanyaan
answer
jawaban
beginning / start
awal
end
akhir
tamat

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