ၽႃႉ

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Shan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Tai *vaːᶜ (sky; weather). Cognate with Thai ฟ้า (fáa), Northern Thai ᨼ᩶ᩣ, Lao ຟ້າ (), ᦝᦱᧉ (faa2), Ahom 𑜇𑜠 (pha), 𑜇𑜡 (phaa), 𑜇𑜨𑜠 (phoa), 𑜇𑜨𑜡 (phoaa) or 𑜇𑜞𑜠 (phra), Zhuang fax.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

ၽႃႉ (phaa5)

  1. sky

Etymology 2[edit]

Cognate with Thai พร้า (práa), Lao ພ້າ (phā), Ahom 𑜇𑜠 (pha).

Noun[edit]

ၽႃႉ (phaa5)

  1. large knife with a blunted end; hatchet of the Shans

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

ၽႃႉ (phaa5)

  1. (dialectal) to novitiate for the priesthood