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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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”).

NounEdit

ᦎᦱ (ṫaa) (classifier ᦐᦽᧈ or ᦃᦱᧂᧉ)

  1. eye.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

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

NounEdit

ᦎᦱ (ṫaa)

  1. maternal grandfather.