See also: หวี and หิว

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ThaiEdit

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic/Phonemic หัว
h ạ w
Paiboon hǔua
(Bangkok) IPA(key) /hu(ː)a̯˩˩˦/

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Tai *truəᴬ. Cognate with Lao ຫົວ(hūa), Shan ႁူ and ႁူဝ်, ᦷᦠ(ḣo).

NounEdit

หัว (hǔua)

  1. head, top of a human body, also used with animals, plants, inanimate objects, and in figurative senses.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Tai *krɯəwᴬ. Cognate with Lao ຫົວ(hūa), ᦷᦃ(ẋo).

VerbEdit

หัว (hǔua) (abstract noun การหัว)

  1. to laugh