/ (in Malaysia ˈdʒaɡa) /
Save This Word!
a guard; sentry
(tr) to guard or watchjaga the door
CAN YOU ANSWER THESE COMMON GRAMMAR DEBATES?
There are grammar debates that never die; and the ones highlighted in the questions in this quiz are sure to rile everyone up once again. Do you know how to answer the questions that cause some of the greatest grammar debates?
Question 1 of 7
Which sentence is correct?
Word Origin for jaga
Words nearby jaga
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
How to use jaga in a sentence
Defeated in several pitched battles, she fled into the Jaga country, where she was crowned with much success.History of the Negro Race in America From 1619 to 1880. Vol 1|George W. Williams
All were fast asleep, not one was awake— Sumua orang tidor lena sa-orang pun tiada jaga.
There was a policeman watching in the street— Ada mata-mata saorang men-jaga di jalan.
You must take great care of it, and see that it is not injured— Mahu-lah jaga baik-baik, jangan di-rosak-kan-nia.
As the Harbolas wake people up in the morning they are also called Jaga or Awakener.The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India|R. V. Russell