ແລ້ວ

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Etymology[edit]

Compare Lü ‎(l̇aev), ᩓ᩠ᩅ; Thai แล้ว ‎(lɛ́ɛo).

Verb[edit]

ແລ້ວ ‎(lǣu) ‎(abstract noun ການແລ້ວ)

  1. to finish, complete
  2. (auxiliary) indicating completion of action, past tense
    ຊາວປີແລ້ວ ທີ່ເຮົາອອກຈາກບ້ານໄປ.
    sāo pīlǣu thī hao 'ǭk chāk bān pai.
    It was twenty years ago that I left this village.

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Adverb[edit]

ແລ້ວ ‎(lǣu)

  1. then; subsequently