လွန်

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Burmese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lʊ̀ɴ/
  • Romanization: MLCTS: lwan • ALA-LC: lvan‘ • BGN/PCGN: lun • Okell: luñ

Noun[edit]

လွန် (lwan)

  1. rope
  2. gimlet

Verb[edit]

လွန် (lwan)

  1. to exceed
    နဲနဲ လွန်အားကြီးလွန်းတယ်
    nai:nai: lwana:kri:lwan:tai
    That’s going a bit too far.
    (literally, “That’s exceeding a little too much.”)

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • လွန်” in Myanmar–English Dictionary (Myanmar Language Commission 1993). Searchable online at SEAlang.net.
  • လွန် 2 ‘gimlet’” in The Judson Burmese–English Dictionary (Rangoon: American Baptist Mission Press 1921), page 934.
  • လွန် 3 ‘rope’” in The Judson Burmese–English Dictionary (Rangoon: American Baptist Mission Press 1921), page 934.
  • လွန် 4 ‘to exceed’” in The Judson Burmese–English Dictionary (Rangoon: American Baptist Mission Press 1921), page 934.