ဝေလငါး

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Burmese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English whale + ငါး (nga:, fish).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /wèla̰ŋá/
  • Romanization: MLCTS: wela.nga: • ALA-LC: velaṅāʺ • BGN/PCGN: wela.nga: • Okell: weilángà

Noun[edit]

ဝေလငါး (wela.nga:) (classifier ကောင်)

  1. whale
    Synonym: ငါးဝန် (nga:wan)

Further reading[edit]