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DzongkhaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *m/s-k(w)a-j (mouth; opening).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

སྐད ()

  1. voice, sound, cry
  2. dialect

TibetanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Related to (kha, mouth; word) and བཀའ (bka', word; saying; teaching) (Zhang, 2009), from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *m/s-k(w)a-j (mouth; opening).

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

“language, speech”
Plain སྐད (skad)
Honorific བཀའ (bka')

སྐད (skad)

  1. language
  2. speech

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