See also: , ဝမ်း, ဝံ, ဝႆ, and 𑄤
U+101D, ဝ
MYANMAR LETTER WA

[U+101C]
Myanmar
[U+101E]

TranslingualEdit

LetterEdit

  1. Wa, the 29th letter of the Burmese alphabet.

BurmeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /wa̰/
  • Romanization: MLCTS: wa. • ALA-LC: va • BGN/PCGN: wa. • Okell:
  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

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AdjectiveEdit

(wa.)

  1. fat (carrying a larger than normal amount of fat on one's body)
  2. full (satisfied, in relation to eating), satiated
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

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Proper nounEdit

(wa.)

  1. Wa, an ethnic group in Myanmar (Burma)
DescendantsEdit
  • English: Wa
  • Shan: ဝႃႉ (wâ̰a)

Etymology 3Edit

Borrowed from Min Nan (óa, I; me). Doublet of ငါ (nga).

PronounEdit

(wa.)

  1. (slang, colloquial) I; me (first person pronoun used by Sino-Burmese people)

MonEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(wa)

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PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From iva.

ParticleEdit

  1. Burmese script form of va (like, as if)

ShanEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

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