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U+101B, ရ
MYANMAR LETTER RA

[U+101A]
Myanmar
[U+101C]

Burmese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

(for certain loanwords derived from Pali or English):

  • Phonetic respelling: *ရ
  • IPA(key): /ɹa̰/
  • Romanization: MLCTS: ra. • ALA-LC: ra • BGN/PCGN: ra. • Okell:

Letter[edit]

  1. Ra, the 28th letter of the Burmese alphabet.

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

(ra.)

  1. to succeed, manage, be able
  2. to be permitted, be all right, be OK
    ပါဘူး။
    ma.ra.pabhu:||
    It’s not OK.

Particle[edit]

(ra.)

  1. must, have to
    ဘယ်လောက် ပေးသလဲ။
    bhailauk pe:ra.sa.lai:||
    How much do you have to pay?
    ကျွန်တော်ရန်ကုန်ကိုသွားမယ်
    kywantaurankunkuiswa:ra.mai||
    I must go to Yangon. (male speaker)