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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese (MC ɕiᴇŋ, “sound”). Cognate with Thai เสียง (sǐiang), Northern Thai ᩈ᩠ᨿᨦ, ᦵᦉᧂ (ṡeng), Shan သဵင် (sěng), Tai Nüa ᥔᥥᥒᥴ (seng1), Ahom 𑜏𑜢𑜂𑜫 (sing), Khmer សៀង (siəng).

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NounEdit

ສຽງ (sīang)

  1. noise, sound
  2. voice, cry
  3. tone

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