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BurmeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Pali caturaṅga, from Sanskrit चतुरङ्ग (caturaṅga, having four members; chess). The pronunciation has been influenced by စစ်ဗိုလ် (cacbuil, military officer).

PronunciationEdit

  • Phonetic respelling: စစ်ဗ'ယင်
  • IPA(key): /sɪʔbəjɪ̀ɴ/
  • Romanization: MLCTS: cactu.rang • ALA-LC: cac‘turaṅ‘ • BGN/PCGN: sitbăyin • Okell: siʔbăyiñ

NounEdit

စစ်တုရင် (cactu.rang)

  1. Myanmar chess, sittuyin
  2. chess

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