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Jawi may refer to:

People and languages[edit]

  • Jawi alphabet, an Arabic alphabet adapted for writing the Malay language
  • Jawi language, a nearly extinct Australian aboriginal language
  • Jawi Peranakan, an elite community of a fusion South Asian, Arab and Malay heritage concentrated in Penang and Singapore
  • Jawi people, an Australian aboriginal people


  • Jawi, Penang, a town in the state of Penang, Malaysia
  • Jawi (woreda), a woreda or district in the Amhara Region of Ethiopia
  • Jawi temple, a 13th-century syncretic Hindu-Buddhist temple in East Java, Indonesia