Definition of Mentri Besar in English:

Mentri Besar

Pronunciation /ˌməntri ˈbəsɑː/ /ˌmɛntri ˈbɛsɑː/

noun

  • In Malaysia and Indonesia: a chief minister.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in Pacific Affairs. From Malay menteri besar from menteri + besar big, important.