ရှစ်

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Burmese[edit]

Burmese cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : ရှစ် ‎(hrac)
    Ordinal : အဌမ ‎(a.hta.ma.)
Burmese word for eight.png

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *b-r-gjat ~ b-g-rjat. Cognate with Tibetan བརྒྱད ‎(brgyad, eight), Jingpho matsat ‎(eight), Sichuan Yi ‎(hxit, eight), S'gaw Karen ဃိး ‎(ghó, eight).

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

ရှစ် ‎(hrac) ‎(digit ) (Romanization: MLCTS: hrac • ALA-LC: rhac‘ • BGN/PCGN: shit • Okell: hyiʔ)

  1. eight
    • 1834, Adoniram Judson (translator), Luke 2:21:
      ထိုသူငယ်အား အရေဖျားလှီးခြင်းကို ပေးရသောနေ့တည်းဟူသော ရှစ်ရက်မြောက်သောနေ့ရောက် လျှင်၊ ပဋိသန္ဓေစွဲတော်မမူမှီ ကောင်းကင်တမန် မှည့်သော ယေရှုအမည်ဖြင့် မှည့်ကြ၏။ ‎(htuisungaia: a.rehpya:hli:hkrang:kui pe:ra.sau:ne.tany:husau: hracrakmrauksau:ne.rauk hlyang| pa.ti.sandhecwai:tauma.muhmi kaung:kangta.man hmany.sau: yehru.a.manyhprang. hmany.kra.e||)
      And when eight days were accomplished for the circumcising of the child, his name was called JESUS, which was so named of the angel before he was conceived in the womb.

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