1. adjective /məˈleɪ/
a) of or related to the Malays, a people living in Brunei, on the eastern coast of Sumatra, the islands of Bangka and Belitung, the Riau archipelago and the coastal areas of Kalimantan in Indonesia, in most of Malaysia (states where they are politically dominant), in Singapore and in the southernmost provinces of Thailand.
b) of or related to Malaysia, its people and/or culture.
2. noun /məˈleɪ/
a) A person of Malay ancestry, referring to a diverse group of Austronesian peoples inhabiting the Malay archipelago and Malay peninsula in Southeast Asia.

She ordered chicken Malay with rice.

b) Type of mild curry made with yoghurt and fruit, usually pineapple or lychee.
See Also: Malaya, Malaysia

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