Burmese edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /tʰàʊɴ/
  • Romanization: MLCTS: htaung • ALA-LC: thoṅʻ • BGN/PCGN: htaung • Okell: htauñ

Etymology 1 edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun edit

ထောင် (htaung)

  1. prison
Derived terms edit
Descendants edit
  • Shan: ထွင်ႇ (thàung)
  • Mon: ထံၚ်

Verb edit

ထောင် (htaung)

  1. to stand
  2. to set up
Derived terms edit

Etymology 2 edit

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *s-toŋ.

Numeral edit

ထောင် (htaung) (digit ၁၀၀၀)

  1. thousand
Synonyms edit

References edit