ꪹꪄ꫁ꪱ

Tai DamEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [xaw˨˩ˀ]
  • Hyphenation: ꪹꪄ꫁ꪱ
  • Rhymes: -aw

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Tai *χawꟲ (to enter). Cognate with Thai เข้า (kâo), Lao ເຂົ້າ (khao), ᦃᧁᧉ (ẋaw2), Tai Nüa ᥑᥝᥲ (xàw), Shan ၶဝ်ႈ (khāo), Ahom 𑜁𑜧 (khaw), 𑜁𑜨𑜧 (khow), 𑜁𑜧𑜈𑜫 (khaww) or 𑜁𑜨𑜧𑜈𑜫 (khoww), Zhuang haeuj.

VerbEdit

ꪹꪄ꫁ꪱ (khảu)

  1. to enter.

AdjectiveEdit

ꪹꪄ꫁ꪱ (khảu)

  1. entering; inside.

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Tai *C̬.qawꟲ (rice), from Austroasiatic; compare Proto-Mon-Khmer *rk[aw]ʔ (husked rice) (Sagart, 2003). Cognate with Thai ข้าว (kâao), Northern Thai ᨡᩮᩢ᩶ᩣ, Lao ເຂົ້າ (khao), ᦃᧁᧉ (ẋaw2), Shan ၶဝ်ႈ (khāo), Phake ၵွ် (khaw), Ahom 𑜁𑜧 (khaw), 𑜁𑜨𑜧 (khow) or 𑜁𑜧𑜈𑜫 (khaww), Zhuang haeux, Saek เกฺา.

NounEdit

ꪹꪄ꫁ꪱ (khảu)

  1. rice.