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See also: လာ, လား, and 𑄣
U+101C, လ
MYANMAR LETTER LA

[U+101B]
Myanmar
[U+101D]

Translingual[edit]

Letter[edit]

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

Burmese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *s/ɡ-la (moon; month). Cognate with Tibetan ཟླ་བ (zla ba), Sichuan Yi (hlep), Pa'o Karen လာ, S'gaw Karen လါ (la), Eastern Pwo လာ, Western Kayah ꤜꤢꤧ꤭ (lāe).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /la̰/
  • Romanization: MLCTS: la. • ALA-LC: la • BGN/PCGN: la. • Okell:
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

(la.)

  1. moon
  2. month

References[edit]


Mon[edit]

Noun[edit]

(lɛ̀ˀ)

  1. grandfather