ပွေး

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Burmese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pwé/
  • Romanization: MLCTS: pwe: • ALA-LC: pveʺ • BGN/PCGN: pwe: • Okell: pweì

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *b-jəw-n ~ bwəj (rabbit, rat). Compare Tibetan བྱི་བ (byi ba, mouse).

Noun[edit]

ပွေး (pwe:)

  1. mole; bamboo rat

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

ပွေး (pwe:)

  1. ringworm
Descendants[edit]
  • Shan: ပူၺ်း (póy)

References[edit]

ပွေး” in Myanmar–English Dictionary (Myanmar Language Commission 1993). Searchable online at SEAlang.net.