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ZhuangEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Tai *ʰmatᴰ (flea). Cognate with Thai หมัด (màt), Lao ໝັດ (mat), Tai Dam ꪢꪰꪒ, Shan မတ်း (mát), Ahom 𑜉𑜄𑜫 (mat).

NounEdit

maet (old orthography mət, Sawndip forms 𮓲, , , 𬟼)

  1. flea

Etymology 2Edit

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Particularly: “from 滅?”

VerbEdit

maet (old orthography mət, Sawndip forms 𭴂, )

  1. (dialectal) to extinguish; to put out
    Synonym: ndaep