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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tai *ɲwuːmᶜ (to dye), from Middle Chinese (MC ȵiᴇmX, “to dye”). Cognate with Lao ຍ້ອມ (nyǭm), Shan ယွမ်ႉ (yô̰am).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic/Phonemicย้อม
y ˆ ɒ m
RomanizationPaiboonyɔ́ɔm
Royal Instituteyom
(standard) IPA(key)/jɔːm˦˥/

VerbEdit

ย้อม (yɔ́ɔm) (abstract noun การย้อม)

  1. To dye.