Burma

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See also: burma, Búrma, and ɓurma

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Burmese ဗမာ (ba.ma), colloquial form of မြန်မာ (mranma); see Myanmar for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Burma

  1. Myanmar; a country in Southeast Asia, on the west coast of the Indochina Peninsula.

Usage notes[edit]

Burma is a traditional name of Myanmar, and was the official name until 1989. It is still used to express disapproval of the military government which changed the name. See Names of Burma on Wikipedia.

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Finnish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Burmese ဗမာ (ba.ma), colloquial form of မြန်မာ (mranma).

Proper noun[edit]

Burma

  1. Burma (Myanmar)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Burma (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative Burma
genitive Burman
partitive Burmaa
illative Burmaan
singular plural
nominative Burma
accusative nom. Burma
gen. Burman
genitive Burman
partitive Burmaa
inessive Burmassa
elative Burmasta
illative Burmaan
adessive Burmalla
ablative Burmalta
allative Burmalle
essive Burmana
translative Burmaksi
instructive
abessive Burmatta
comitative

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Burmese ဗမာ (ba.ma), colloquial form of မြန်မာ (mranma).

Proper noun[edit]

Burma m (genitive Bhurma)

  1. Burma
    Synonym: Maenmar

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
Burma Bhurma mBurma
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • Burma” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.
  • Entries containing “Burma” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Burmese ဗမာ (ba.ma), colloquial form of မြန်မာ (mranma).

Proper noun[edit]

Burma

  1. Burma
    Synonym: Myanmar (official, but rarely used)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Burmese ဗမာ (ba.ma), colloquial form of မြန်မာ (mranma).

Proper noun[edit]

Burma

  1. Burma
    Synonym: Myanmar (official, but rarely used)

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Burmese ဗမာ (ba.ma), colloquial form of မြန်မာ (mranma).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bûːrma/
  • Hyphenation: Bur‧ma

Proper noun[edit]

Bȗrma f (Cyrillic spelling Бу̑рма)

  1. Burma

Declension[edit]


Swedish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Burmese ဗမာ (ba.ma), colloquial form of မြန်မာ (mranma).

Proper noun[edit]

Burma n (genitive Burmas)

  1. Burma
    Synonym: Myanmar

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish Burma (Burma). Ultimately from Burmese ဗမာ (ba.ma /bəmà/), colloquial form of မြန်မာ (mranma /mjàɴmà/).

Proper noun[edit]

Burma

  1. Burma