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PronunciationEdit

  • (Standard Zhuang) IPA(key): /pɯn˨˦/
  • Tone numbers: bwn1
  • Hyphenation: bwn

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Tai *q.pɯlᴬ (body hair; feather). Cognate with Thai ขน (kǒn), Lao ຂົນ (khon), ᦃᦳᧃ (ẋun), Shan ၶူၼ် (khǔun), Ahom 𑜁𑜤𑜃𑜫 (khun), Saek ปุ๋น.

NounEdit

bwn (old orthography bɯn, Sawndip forms 𭯓, 𭯔, 𭯞, , , 𣮡, 𣰨, )

  1. (body) hair; fur; wool; feather

AdjectiveEdit

bwn (old orthography bɯn)

  1. hairy; furry; fuzzy

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Compare ᦔᦹᧃ (ṗuen), Thai ปืน (bpʉʉn).

NounEdit

bwn (old orthography bɯn, Sawndip forms , 𣬞)

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