ຫົວ

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See also: ຫວີ and ຫິວ

Lao[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Tai *truəᴬ. Cognate with Thai หัว (hǔua), Northern Thai ᩉᩫ᩠ᩅ, ᦷᦠ (ḣo), Tai Dam ꪬꪺ, Shan ႁူဝ် (ho1), Ahom 𑜑𑜥 (huu), 𑜍𑜥 (ruu) or 𑜍𑜤𑜈𑜫 (ruw).

Noun[edit]

ຫົວ (hūa)

  1. head
  2. top part, front part, top, head
  3. source (of river); beginning
  4. chief, leader
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Tai *krɯəwᴬ. Cognate with Thai หัว (hǔua), ᦷᦃ (ẋo).

Verb[edit]

ຫົວ (hūa) (abstract noun ການຫົວ)

  1. to laugh

Etymology 3[edit]

Classifier[edit]

ຫົວ (hūa)

  1. of books, brochures etc.