[ prah-oo, prou ]


Words Nearby prahu Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use prahu in a sentence

  • When off the island of Moora the Nemesis came suddenly upon a fleet of eleven pirate boats, pursuing a trading prahu.

  • The oars were got out, and the prahu proceeded up the creek, in the opposite direction to which it had entered it.

    Among Malay Pirates | G. A. Henty
  • He might engage a prahu, though, and in it effect a crossing to Perang; he could even take the train and journey to another place.

    A Transient Guest | Edgar Saltus
  • Then came the long prahu—also in tow—laden almost to the water's edge with her thirty passengers and their gear.

    The Last Voyage | Lady (Annie Allnutt) Brassey
  • The boat was leaky and the water got in— Bochor prahu itu di-masok ayer dalam-nia.

    A Manual of the Malay language | William Edward Maxwell