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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tai *C̬.rwɯəᴬ (boat). Cognate with Northern Thai ᩁᩮᩬᩥᩋ, Isan เฮือ, Lao ເຮືອ (hư̄a), ᦵᦣᦲ (hoe), Shan ႁိူဝ်း (hóe), Ahom 𑜍𑜢𑜤𑜈𑜫 (ruew), Zhuang ruz.

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic/Phonemicเรือ
e r ụ̄ ɒ
RomanizationPaiboonrʉʉa
Royal Instituteruea
(standard) IPA(key)/rɯa̯˧/

NounEdit

เรือ (rʉʉa) (classifier ลำ or ตัว)

  1. watercraft: boat; ship; etc.
    ใบเรือ
    bai rʉʉa
    sail
  2. (chess) rook.

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