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- proper n. An Indonesian ethnic group consisting of the descendants of the people living around Batavia (Jakarta) from around the 17th century.
- proper n. The Betawi language, a Malay-based creole language spoken by the ethnic group
- n. A member of this ethnic group.
From Indonesian orang Betawi ("people of Batavia"), from Indonesian orang ("man”, “person") and Dutch Batavia (Wiktionary)