ꩫင်

AitonEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Tai *ʰnaŋᴬ (skin). Cognate with Thai หนัง (nǎng), Northern Thai ᩉ᩠ᨶᩢᨦ, Lao ໜັງ (nang), ᦐᧂ (ṅang), Tai Dam ꪘꪰꪉ, Shan ၼင် (nǎng), Zhuang naeng.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ꩫ︀င︀် (nang)

  1. skin; hide; leather.

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Tai *naŋᴮ (to sit). Cognate with Thai นั่ง (nâng), Northern Thai ᨶᩢ᩠᩵ᨦ, Lao ນັ່ງ (nang), ᦓᧂᧈ (nang1), Tai Dam ꪙꪰ꪿ꪉ, Shan ၼင်ႈ (nāng), Ahom 𑜃𑜂𑜫 (nang), Zhuang naengh, Saek หนั้ง.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

ꩫ︀င︀် (nang)

  1. to sit.

Etymology 3Edit

From Proto-Tai *naːŋᴬ (lady), from Old Chinese (OC *naŋ, “young woman”).[1] Cognate with Thai นาง (naang), Northern Thai ᨶᩣ᩠ᨦ, Lao ນາງ (nāng), ᦓᦱᧂ (naang), Tai Dam ꪙꪱꪉ, Shan ၼၢင်း (náang), Tai Nüa ᥘᥣᥒᥰ (läang) or ᥢᥣᥒᥰ (näang), Ahom 𑜃𑜂𑜫 (nang).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ꩫ︀င︀် (nang)

  1. lady.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Pittayaporn, Pittayawat, “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, 2014, ISSN 0859-9920, pages 47–68.