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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tai *haɰᶜ (to give), from Middle Chinese (MC hɨʌX, “to allow”). Cognate with Thai ให้ (hâi), Northern Thai ᩉᩨ᩶, ᦠᦹᧉ (ḣue2), Tai Dam ꪻꪬ꫁, Shan ႁႂ်ႈ (hāue), Ahom 𑜑𑜧 (haw), Zhuang hawj.

VerbEdit

ໃຫ້ (hai) (abstract noun ການໃຫ້)

  1. to give

Derived termsEdit