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See also: ཁེ
U+0F41, ཁ
TIBETAN LETTER KHA

[U+0F40]
Tibetan
[U+0F42]

Translingual[edit]

Letter[edit]

  1. Tibetan letter kha

Dzongkha[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(kha)

  1. language
  2. mouth
  3. surface
  4. edge, blade

Synonyms[edit]


Kurtop[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *m-ka. Cognates include Tibetan (kha), Dzongkha (kha) and probably Mandarin (kāi). Doublet of ཀོ (ko, door).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(kha)

  1. mouth
  2. language

References[edit]

  • G. Hyslop; K. Tshering; K. Lhendrup; P. Chhophyel (2016) Kurtöp-English-Dzongkha dictionary (draft), page 17
  • Gwendolyn Hyslop (2017) A grammar of Kurtöp, Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page 44

Ladakhi[edit]

Noun[edit]

(k'a)

  1. snow

Sherpa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *m-ka.

Noun[edit]

(kha)

  1. mouth

References[edit]

  • Sherpa Dictionary by Nicolas Tornadre & al., Kathmandu 2009

Sikkimese[edit]

Noun[edit]

(kha)

  1. mouth

Tibetan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

“mouth”
Plain (kha)
Honorific ཞལ (zhal)

(kha)

  1. mouth
  2. speech