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Pronunciation edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Proto-Tai *p.taːᴬ (eye). Cognate with Thai ตา (dtaa), Northern Thai ᨲᩣ, Lao ຕາ (), Tai Dam ꪔꪱ, Shan တႃ (tǎa), Aiton တႃ (), Ahom 𑜄𑜠 (ta) or 𑜄𑜡 (), Bouyei dal, Zhuang da. Compare Old Chinese (OC *taːʔ, “to see”).

Noun edit

ᦎᦱ (ṫaa) (classifier ᦐᦽᧈ or ᦃᦱᧂᧉ)

  1. eye.
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Etymology 2 edit

From Proto-Tai *taːᴬ (maternal grandfather). Cognate with Thai ตา (dtaa), Lao ຕາ (), Shan တႃ (tǎa), Bouyei dal, Zhuang da.

Noun edit

ᦎᦱ (ṫaa)

  1. maternal grandfather.