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See also: ຫວີ and ຫິວ

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LaoEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Tai *truəᴬ. Cognate with Thai หัว (hǔua), Northern Thai ᩉᩫ᩠ᩅ, ᦷᦠ (ḣo), Tai Dam ꪬꪺ, Shan ႁူဝ် (ho1), Ahom 𑜑𑜥 (huu), 𑜍𑜥 (ruu) or 𑜍𑜤𑜈𑜫 (ruw).

NounEdit

ຫົວ (hūa)

  1. head
  2. top part, front part, top, head
  3. source (of river); beginning
  4. chief, leader
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Tai *krɯəwᴬ. Cognate with Thai หัว (hǔua), ᦷᦃ (ẋo).

VerbEdit

ຫົວ (hūa) (abstract noun ການຫົວ)

  1. to laugh

Etymology 3Edit

ClassifierEdit

ຫົວ (hūa)

  1. of books, brochures etc.