ບ້ານ

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Lao[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Tai *ɓaːnᶜ (village).

Cognate with Thai บ้าน (bâan), Northern Thai ᨷ᩶ᩤ᩠ᨶ, ᦢᦱᧃᧉ (ḃaan2), Shan မၢၼ်ႈ (māan) or ဝၢၼ်ႈ (wāan), Tai Nüa ᥛᥣᥢᥲ (màan), Ahom 𑜈𑜃𑜫 (ban) or 𑜉𑜃𑜫 (man), Zhuang mbanj.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Vientiane) IPA(key): [baːn˥˨]
  • (Luang Prabang) IPA(key): [baːn˧˦]
  • Hyphenation: ບ້ານ
  • Rhymes: -aːn

Noun[edit]

ບ້ານ (bān)

  1. village, settlement
  2. home
  3. apartment

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