Munshi Abdullah house Kampung Ketek Melaka

Munshi Abdullah, born Abdullah bin Abdul Kadir, is known as “The Father of Modern Malay Literature”. Born in 1797 in Kampung Pali, Malacca, he was given the title "Munshi" when he was just a teenager. It means "Teacher of Language" in Arabic. One of this more well-known Malay literature is "Hikayat Abdullah" which in Malay ... continue reading »