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SUFFIXES -anda, -nda
Suffixes -anda and -nda are added to pronouns and kin terms to form honorific addresses to show respect. Suffix -anda is added to bases which end with a consonant and suffix -nda to bases which end with a vowel. In most cases, a base ends with k loses the k, then followed with -nda.
|Suffix -anda, base ends with a consonant|
|Suffix -nda, base ends with a vowel|
|Suffix -nda, base ends with k|
"younger brother, younger sister"
Indonesian: A Comprehensive Grammar
Sneddon, James Neil, Routledge, London, 1996.