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BurmeseEdit

 
နာရီ (Etymology 1)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /nàjì/
  • Romanization: MLCTS: nari • ALA-LC: nārī • BGN/PCGN: nayi • Okell: nayi

Etymology 1Edit

From Sanskrit नाडी (nāḍī, a measure of time).

NounEdit

နာရီ (nari)

  1. clock, watch (portable or wearable timepiece)
  2. hour (time period of sixty minutes)

Etymology 2Edit

From Pali nārī (woman, wife, female), from Sanskrit नारी (nārī, woman, wife, female).

NounEdit

နာရီ (nari)

  1. woman
  2. traditional art technique of depicting the female figure

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