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EtymologyEdit

Compare Chinese (OC *ɡraːʔ, *ɡraːs).

Pronunciation 1Edit


NounEdit

རྒྱ (rgya)

  1. extent, size, area, width
  2. vastness, extensiveness
  3. Abbreviation of རྒྱ་ནག (rgya nag, China) or རྒྱ་གར (rgya gar, India).
    རྒྱ་རྣམས
    rgya rnams
    the Chinese
  4. enclosure, net, web
  5. seal, stamp, mark, sign
  6. See རྒྱ་བོ (rgya bo) and རྒྱ་མོ (rgya mo, beard).

Pronunciation 2Edit

VerbEdit

རྒྱ (rgya) (nominal form རྒྱ་བ)

  1. (intransitive) to increase in bulk or quantity, to augment, to spread
ConjugationEdit