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DzongkhaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *s-man (medicine).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

སྨན ('men)

  1. medicine, drug, pharmaceutical
  2. cure

TibetanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *s-man (medicine). Compare Drung mvn (medicine), Chinese (“ritual dance”), Burmese မန်း (man:, utter mystic words to heal or ward off evil).

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

སྨན (sman)

  1. drug, medicine, medication
  2. herb, remedy
  3. she-demons worshipped by common folk

Derived termsEdit