หมี

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Thai[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographicหมี
h m ī
Phonemicหฺมี
h ̥ m ī
RomanizationPaiboonmǐi
Royal Institutemi
(standard) IPA(key)/miː˩˩˦/

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Tai *ʰmwɯjᴬ (bear). Cognate with Northern Thai ᩉ᩠ᨾᩦ, Lao ໝີ (), ᦖᦲ (ṁii), Tai Dam ꪢꪲ, Shan မီ (mǐi), Ahom 𑜉𑜣 (mii), Zhuang mui, Bouyei moil. Compare Old Chinese (OC *meʔ).

Noun[edit]

หมี (mǐi) (classifier ตัว)

  1. bear: a member of the family Ursidae.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Adverb[edit]

หมี (mǐi)

  1. Obsolete form of มิ ().