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- noun The quality of being
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It's a testament to the polymorphous and porous entity that is Malayness itself.
To me, Zaid represents more of the essence of Malayness while those corrupt pseudo modernized UMNO types just happen to be Malays.
The Malay community is split over who is best to represent them in terms of their Malayness and their religion.
Not everyone shares the nuances of the delicate balancing act between the wish to retain our Malayness or Chineseness / Indian-ness, and reconciling that with the particular position required for national cohesion.
Previously, I had failed to use my Malayness to land a scholarship all my non-Malay friends were talking about.