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White HmongEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Hmong-Mien *daj (to come). Cognate with Iu Mien daaih.

VerbEdit

tuaj

  1. to come (to a place which is not one's home / a place where one does not reside)
    • 1994, Sue Murphy Mote, Hmong and American: Stories of Transition to a Strange Land →ISBN, page 262:
      Koj tuaj los[?]” (“You've come, eh?”) [] Kuv tuaj os[.]” (“I've come.”)

AntonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Ernest E. Heimbach, White Hmong - English Dictionary (1979, SEAP Publications)