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ဘာသာစကား

BurmeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

A compound of ဘာသာ (bhasa) +‎ စကား (ca.ka:). Both elements mean "language", but ဘာသာ (bhasa) is a loanword from Pali, while စကား (ca.ka:) is a native Burmese word.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ဘာသာစကား (bhasaca.ka:) (Romanization: MLCTS: bhasacaka: | ALA-LC: bhāsācakā″ | BGN/PCGN: bathazăga: | Okell: bathazăgà)

  1. language (system of communication using words or symbols)

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