Burma

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See also: burma and Búrma

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Burmese ဗမာ (ba.ma), colloquial form of မြန်မာ (mran-ma); see Myanmar for more.

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Burma

  1. Myanmar; a country in Southeast Asia, on the west coast of the Indochina Peninsula.

Usage notes[edit]

Burma is a traditional name of Myanmar, and was the official name until 1989. It is still used to express disapproval of the military government which changed the name. See Names of Burma on Wikipedia.

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Finnish[edit]

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Burma

  1. Burma

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Norwegian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Burma

  1. Burma

Synonyms[edit]

  • Myanmar (official, but rarely used)

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bûːrma/
  • Hyphenation: Bur‧ma

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Bȗrma f (Cyrillic spelling Бу̑рма)

  1. Burma

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Swedish[edit]

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Burma n

  1. Burma

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