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EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit मव्यति(mavyati, to bind). Compare Lao ມວຽ(muāi).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic/Phonemic มวย
m w y
Paiboon muai
(Bangkok) IPA(key) /mu(ː)a̯j˧/

NounEdit

มวย ‎(muai)

  1. (sports) boxing, fisticuffs, fistfight, pugilism
  2. knot, bun, chignon

Derived termsEdit