တညင်း

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Burmese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Phonetic respelling: ဒ'ညင်း
  • IPA(key): /dəɲɪ́ɴ/
  • Romanization: MLCTS: ta.nyang: • ALA-LC: taññaṅʻʺ • BGN/PCGN: dănyin: • Okell: tănyìñ

Etymology 1[edit]

တညင်းသီး

Noun[edit]

တညင်း (ta.nyang:)

  1. djenkol beans, jering (Archidendron jiringa, syn. Pithecellobium lobatum[1]); its seeds are edible but smell like garlic[1] and may cause urinary tract stones and haematuria.[2]
  2. Manila tamarind, Madras thorn, monkeypod (Pithecellobium dulce, syn. Inga dulcis[3] (Roxb.) Willd.)
    Synonyms: သင်္ဘောမန်ကျည်း (sangbhau:mankyany:), ကုလားမန်ကျည်း (ku.la:mankyany:), တရုတ်မန်ကျည်း (ta.rutmankyany:), တင်ညင်း (tangnyang:)
Derived terms[edit]

(Nouns)

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

တညင်း (ta.nyang:)

  1. (not used singly) spool, reel of a logline[3]
    Synonym: တညင်းလုံး (ta.nyang:lum:)
    တညင်းကျပ်ta.nyang:kyapthe end of a spool or reel[3]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Ōno, Tōru (2000) ビルマ(ミャンマー)語辞典 [Burmese dictionary] (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Daigakushorin, →ISBN, page 222
  2. ^ Shukri, Radhiah; Mohamed, Suhaila; Mustapha, Noordin Mohamed; Hamid, Azizah Abdul (2011) , “Evaluating the toxic and beneficial effects of jering beans (Archidendron jiringa) in normal and diabetic rats”, in Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, volume 91, issue 14, DOI:10.1002/jsfa.4516
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Judson, A.; Stevenson, Robert C.; Eveleth, F. H. (1921) , “တညင်း, 1; တညင်းကျပ်; တညင်း, 2”, in The Judson Burmese-English Dictionary[1], Rangoon: American Baptist Mission Press, pages 457–8