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See also: เม.ย.

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ThaiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tai *miəᴬ (wife). Cognate with Lao ເມຍ (mīa), ᦵᦙ (me), Tai Dam ꪣꪸ, Shan မေး (mée), Ahom 𑜉𑜣 (mii).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic/Phonemicเมีย
e m ī y
RomanizationPaiboonmiia
Royal Institutemia
(standard) IPA(key)/mia̯˧/

AdjectiveEdit

เมีย (miia)

  1. (often used of animals) female.

AntonymsEdit

NounEdit

เมีย (miia)

  1. (archaic, colloquial) wife (married woman).

SynonymsEdit