ၵဝ်ႈ

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Shan cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : ၵဝ်ႈ (kāw)
    Ordinal : တီႈၵဝ်ႈ (tīi kāw)

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tai *kɤwᶜ (nine), from Middle Chinese (MC kɨuX, “nine”), from Old Chinese (OC *kuʔ), from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *d/s-kəw. Cognate with Thai เก้า (gâao), Northern Thai ᨠᩮᩢ᩶ᩣ, Lao ເກົ້າ (kao), ᦂᧁᧉ (k̇aw2), Tai Dam ꪹꪀ꫁ꪱ, Tai Nüa ᥐᥝᥲ (kàw), Ahom 𑜀𑜧 (kaw), Bouyei guz, Zhuang gouj, Saek กู̂.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

ၵဝ်ႈ (kāw)

  1. nine