Poll: Poll: What's the plural of 'orangutan'?
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The word comes from Indonesia/malaysia, so the correct plural is orang-orang hutan!
Orang-orang utan is the correct extended plural form in Indonesian/Malay, which can also be just orangutan. But what is the correct plural in English?
The word "orangutan" isn't an irregular noun.
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