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LaoEdit

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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Cognate with Thai หนอง (nɔ̌ɔng), Northern Thai ᩉ᩠ᨶᩬᨦ, Shan ၼွင် (nǒang), Ahom 𑜃𑜨𑜂𑜫 (nong).

NounEdit

ໜອງ (nǭng)

  1. lake, pond
  2. swamp, bog, marsh

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Tai *ʰnoːŋᴬ (pus), from Middle Chinese (MC nuoŋ). Cognate with Thai หนอง (nɔ̌ɔng), Shan ၼွင် (nǒang), Zhuang nong.

NounEdit

ໜອງ (nǭng)

  1. pus