Translation of "peasant" - English-Malaysian dictionary

peasant

noun /ˈpeznt/

a person who lives and works on the land, especially in a poor, primitive or underdeveloped area

petani
Many peasants died during the drought
(also adjective) a peasant farmer.
peasantry noun

peasants as a group; the peasants of a particular place

kaum tani
What part did the peasantry play in the Russian revolution?

(Translation of “peasant” from the PASSWORD English–Malaysian Dictionary © 2015 K Dictionaries Ltd)