aek

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Toba Batak[edit]

aek

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *wahiʀ.

Noun[edit]

aek (Batak spelling ᯀᯀᯩᯂ᯲)

  1. water (clear liquid H₂O)

Zhuang[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Tai *ʔɤkᴰ (chest), from Old Chinese (OC *qɯɡ). Cognate with Thai อก (òk), Northern Thai ᩋᩫ᩠ᨠ, Isan เอิก, Lao ອົກ (ʼok) or ເອິກ (ʼœk), Shan ဢိုၵ်း (ʼúek), Ahom 𑜒𑜤𑜀𑜫 (ʼuk, breast).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aek (Sawndip forms or 𱅭 or or 𦙜 or or , old orthography ək)

  1. (anatomy) chest; breast; thorax
    Synonyms: najaek, bakaek (dialectal)
  2. heart (seat of emotions)
  3. capacity for tolerance