Definition of Pancasila in English:

Pancasila

(also Panca-sila, Pantjasila, Pancha Sila)

noun

  • The five principles underlying the state ideology of Indonesia.

Origin

1950s. From Indonesian pancasila from Old Javanese pancasila from Pali pañcasīla from Sanskrit pañcaśīla five principles.

Pronunciation

Pancasila

/ˌpantʃəˈsiːlə/