ႁူၵ်း

ShanEdit

Shan cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : ႁူၵ်း (húuk)
    Ordinal : တီႈႁူၵ်း (tīi húuk)

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Southwestern Tai *xrokᴰ¹ˢ (six), from Proto-Tai *krokᴰ (six), from Old Chinese (OC *ruɡ, “six”).[1] Cognate with Thai หก (hòk), Northern Thai ᩉᩫ᩠ᨠ, Lao ຫົກ (hok), ᦷᦠᧅ (ḣok), Tai Dam ꪶꪬ꪿ꪀ, Tai Nüa ᥞᥨᥐᥱ (hǒk), Ahom 𑜍𑜤𑜀𑜫 (ruk), Bouyei rogt, Zhuang roek or loeg, Nong Zhuang choak.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

ႁူၵ်း (húuk)

  1. six

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Pittayaporn, Pittayawat (2014) , “Layers of Chinese Loanwords in Proto-Southwestern Tai as Evidence for the Dating of the Spread of Southwestern Tai”, in MANUSYA: Journal of Humanities, volume 20 (special issue), Bangkok: Chulalongkorn University, ISSN 0859-9920, pages 47–68.