/ (ˈiːkan) /
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(in Malaysia) fish used esp in names of cooked dishesassam ikan
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Word Origin for ikan
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How to use ikan in a sentence
After again crossing the Ikan stream we arrived at dusun Simpang.The History of Sumatra|William Marsden
He got no small quantity of fish— Dia men-dapat ikan bukan sadikit.
The pomfret is better than the sole— Baik ikan bawal deri-pada ikan lidah.
It is difficult to get fish at this hour— Ikan payah di-chahari bagini hari.
If we have any luck we may catch some big fish— Kalau ada untong kita barang-kali dapat juga ikan besar-besar.