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BurmeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *r-tsit. Cognate with Sichuan Yi (chyt, goat), Drung vchit (goat).

 
ဆိတ်

NounEdit

ဆိတ် (hcit)

  1. goat (animal)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

ဆိတ် (hcit)

  1. to pinch (squeeze a small amount of skin)

ReferencesEdit

  • ဆိတ် 1 ‘goat’” in The Judson Burmese–English Dictionary (Rangoon: American Baptist Mission Press 1921), page 406.
  • ဆိတ် 3 ‘pinch’” in The Judson Burmese–English Dictionary (Rangoon: American Baptist Mission Press 1921), page 407.
  • ဆိတ်” in Myanmar–English Dictionary (Myanmar Language Commission 1993). Searchable online at SEAlang.net.