ဝၢၼ်

ShanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tai *C̥.waːlᴬ (sweet; delicious). Cognate wirh Thai หวาน (wǎan), Northern Thai ᩉ᩠ᩅᩣ᩠ᨶ, Khün ᩉ᩠ᩅᩣ᩠ᨶ, Lao ຫວານ (wān), ᦛᦱᧃ (v̇aan), Tai Nüa ᥝᥣᥢᥴ (wáan), Phake ဝꩫ် (wan), Ahom 𑜈𑜃𑜫 (ban), Zhuang van, Saek หว่าน.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ဝၢၼ် (wǎan) (abstract noun တၢင်းဝၢၼ်)

  1. sweet.
  2. delicious.
  3. pleasant (of speech).
  4. joyful; cheerful.