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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Tai *χawᶜ (to enter). Cognate with Thai เข้า (kâo), ᦃᧁᧉ (ẋaw2), Tai Dam ꪹꪄ꫁ꪱ, Tai Nüa ᥑᥝᥲ (xaw4), Shan ၶဝ်ႈ (khaw3), Ahom 𑜁𑜧 (khaw), 𑜁𑜨𑜧 (khow), 𑜁𑜧𑜈𑜫 (khaww) or 𑜁𑜨𑜧𑜈𑜫 (khoww), Zhuang haeuj.

VerbEdit

ເຂົ້າ (khao) (abstract noun ການເຂົ້າ)

  1. to enter
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Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Tai *C̬.qawᶜ (rice). Cognate with Thai ข้าว (kâao), Northern Thai ᨢ᩶ᩣ᩠ᩅ, ᦃᧁᧉ (ẋaw2), Shan ၶဝ်ႈ (khaw3), Ahom 𑜁𑜧 (khaw), 𑜁𑜨𑜧 (khow) or 𑜁𑜧𑜈𑜫 (khaww), Zhuang haeux, Saek เกฺา.

NounEdit

ເຂົ້າ (khao)

  1. rice
Derived termsEdit