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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese (MC pʰɨoŋ). Cognate with Thai ผึ้ง (pʉ̂ng), ᦕᦹᧂᧉ (ṗhueng2), Shan ၽိုင်ႈ (phūeng), Ahom 𑜇𑜢𑜤𑜂𑜫 (phueng).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ເຜິ້ງ (phœng)

  1. bee (insect).