ເບີ

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Lao[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Vientiane) IPA(key): [bɤː˩(˧)]
  • (Luang Prabang) IPA(key): [bɤː˩˨]
  • Hyphenation: ເບີ
  • Rhymes: -ɤː

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from French beurre.

Noun[edit]

ເບີ (bœ̄)

  1. butter.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Thai เบอร์ (bəə) which is shortened from นัมเบอร์ (nam-bəə), from English number.

Noun[edit]

ເບີ (bœ̄)

  1. number (of a house, of a telephone, etc).
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