ႁႃႈ

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Shan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Shan cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : ႁႃႈ (hāa)
    Ordinal : တီႈႁႃႈ (tīi hāa)

From Proto-Tai *haːᶜ (five), from Old Chinese (OC *ŋaːʔ, “five”). Cognate with Thai ห้า (hâa), Northern Thai ᩉ᩶ᩣ, Lao ຫ້າ (), ᦠᦱᧉ (ḣaa2), Tai Dam ꪬ꫁ꪱ, Tai Nüa ᥞᥣᥲ (hàa), Ahom 𑜑𑜡 (haa), Bouyei hac, Zhuang haj.

Numeral[edit]

ႁႃႈ (hāa)

  1. five

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Tai *raːᴮ (epidemic). Cognate with Thai ห่า (hàa), Lao ຮ່າ ().

Noun[edit]

ႁႃႈ (hāa)

  1. epidemic disease, disease prevailing without any apparent cause, particularly cholera