အိမ်

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Burmese[edit]

အိမ်

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *k-jim ~ k-jum (house; pit; womb). Cognate with Tibetan ཁྱིམ (khyim, house).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʔèɪɴ/
  • Romanization: MLCTS: im • ALA-LC: ʼimʻ • BGN/PCGN: ein • Okell: eiñ

Noun[edit]

အိမ် (im) (classifier လုံး)

  1. house

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • အိမ်” in The Judson Burmese–English Dictionary (Rangoon: American Baptist Mission Press 1921), page 134.
  • အိမ်” in Myanmar–English Dictionary (Myanmar Language Commission 1993). Searchable online at SEAlang.net.