See also: သေး

BurmeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Burmese သိယ် (siy), from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *səj (to die). Compare Chinese (), Dzongkha ཤི (shi).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

သေ (se)

  1. to die (stop living)

SynonymsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

သေ (se)

  1. dead (no longer living)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • သေ” in Myanmar–English Dictionary (Myanmar Language Commission 1993). Searchable online at SEAlang.net.
  • Hill, Nathan W. "Evolution of the Burmese vowel system." Transactions of the Philological Society 110.1 (2012): 64-79.