သင်္ဘော

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Burmese[edit]

သင်္ဘော

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly an Indo-Aryan loanword; compare Sanskrit पोत (pota, ship) and सपोत (sapota, having a ship).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Phonetic respelling: သင်းဘော
  • IPA(key): /θɪ́ɴbɔ́/
  • Romanization: MLCTS: sangbhau: • ALA-LC: saṅ‘bho • BGN/PCGN: thin:baw: • Okell: thìñbò

Noun[edit]

သင်္ဘော (sangbhau:)

  1. ship

Further reading[edit]

  • သင်္ဘော” in The Judson Burmese–English Dictionary (Rangoon: American Baptist Mission Press 1921), page 981.
  • သင်္ဘော” in Myanmar–English Dictionary (Myanmar Language Commission 1993). Searchable online at SEAlang.net.