ကိုး

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Burmese[edit]

Burmese cardinal numbers
 <  8 9 10  > 
    Cardinal : ကိုး (kui:)
    Ordinal : နဝမ (na.wa.ma.)

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *d/s-kəw (nine).

Numeral[edit]

ကိုး (kui:) (digit )

  1. nine

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

ကိုး (kui:)

  1. to trust in, rely on
    Synonyms: ဆည်းကပ် (hcany:kap), မှီခို (hmihkui)
  2. to refer to
Derived terms[edit]

(Verbs)

Further reading[edit]

  • ကိုး” in The Judson Burmese–English Dictionary (Rangoon: American Baptist Mission Press 1921), page 204.
  • ကိုး” in Myanmar–English Dictionary (Myanmar Language Commission 1993). Searchable online at SEAlang.net.