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UCS Myanmar 1019.svg
Unicode name MYANMAR LETTER MA
Unicode block Myanmar
Codepoint U+1019
 ← Myanmar → 
See also: -မ and မာ

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Letter[edit]

  1. Ma, the 26th letter of the Burmese alphabet.

Burmese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *ma (no, not).

Pronunciation[edit]

Particle[edit]

(ma.) (Romanization: MLCTS: ma. | ALA-LC: ma | BGN/PCGN: mă | Okell: mă)

  1. not (prefixed to the verb, which is itself followed by another negative particle such as ဘူး or နဲ့.)

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(ma.) (Romanization: MLCTS: ma. | ALA-LC: ma | BGN/PCGN: ma. | Okell: má)

  1. Form of address for younger women; miss
    မမိုးယုစံ
    ma.mui:yu.cam
    Ma Moe Yu San

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Etymology 3[edit]

Particle[edit]

(ma.)

  1. Alternative form of မယ် (mai, future tense marker)
    ဘာ စားလဲ။
    bha ca:ma.lai:||
    What will you eat?

Mon[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

(mɛ̀ˀ)

  1. (chiefly formal) father (chiefly in formal contexts)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

(mɛ̀ˀ)

  1. seed
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