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See also: , ဝမ်း, ဝံ, ဝႆ, and 𑄤
U+101D, ဝ
MYANMAR LETTER WA

[U+101C]
Myanmar
[U+101E]

Translingual[edit]

Letter[edit]

  1. Wa, the 29th letter of the Burmese alphabet.

Burmese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /wa̰/
  • Romanization: MLCTS: wa. • ALA-LC: va • BGN/PCGN: wa. • Okell:
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

(wa.)

  1. fat (carrying a larger than normal amount of fat on one's body)
  2. full (satisfied, in relation to eating), satiated
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

(wa.)

  1. Wa, an ethnic group in Myanmar (Burma)
Descendants[edit]
  • English: Wa
  • Shan: ဝႃႉ (wâ̰a)

Etymology 3[edit]

Borrowed from Min Nan (óa, I; me). Doublet of ငါ (nga).

Pronoun[edit]

(wa.)

  1. (slang, colloquial) I; me (first person pronoun used by Sino-Burmese people)

Mon[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(wa)

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Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From iva.

Particle[edit]

  1. Burmese script form of va (like, as if)

Shan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

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