ခွဲ

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Burmese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ခွဲ ‎(hkwai:) (Romanization: MLCTS: hkwai: • ALA-LC: khvai • BGN/PCGN: hkwè: • Okell: hkwè)

  1. to split (divide along a more or less straight line)

Noun[edit]

ခွဲ ‎(hkwai:) (Romanization: MLCTS: hkwai: • ALA-LC: khvai • BGN/PCGN: hkwè: • Okell: hkwè)

  1. half
  2. a traditional Burmese unit of volume equivalent to 2¼ imperial pecks or approximately 20.4574 liters

Related terms[edit]

See Appendix:Burmese units of measure.