ခြောက်

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Burmese[edit]

Burmese cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : ခြောက် ‎(hkrauk)
    Ordinal : ဆဌမ ‎(hca.hta.ma.)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tɕʰauʔ/, [tɕʰaʊʔ]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *d-(k-)ruk ‎(six).

Numeral[edit]

ခြောက် ‎(hkrauk) ‎(digit ) (Romanization: MLCTS: hkrauk • ALA-LC: khrok‘ • BGN/PCGN: chauk • Okell: hcauʔ)

  1. six

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *m/s-glak ~ m-glaŋ ‎(cold, freeze). Cognate with Chinese ‎(liàng, to dry).

Adjective[edit]

ခြောက် ‎(hkrauk) (Romanization: MLCTS: hkrauk • ALA-LC: khrok‘ • BGN/PCGN: chauk • Okell: hcauʔ)

  1. dry

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