Dai Lue – English



ᦀᦰᦟᦱᧂAlternate spelling ofᦀᦟᦱᧂpowerful
ᦀᦃᦟᦰʔaxalaʔ⁵ᦀᧅᦃᦟᦰnounconsonant; letter of the alphabetᦀᧅ ᦃ ᦟᦰ ᦷᦎ ᦺᦑ ᦗᦸᧂᦰ ᦙᦲ ᧔᧒ ᦷᦎ.In total there are 42 Dai consonants.3.5.7.1WriteᦀᦃᦟᦰᦵᦉᧂᦉᦳᧂᦀᦃᦟᦰᦵᦉᧂᦶᦎᧄᧈSanskritaksarasyllable
ᦀᦃᦟᦰᦵᦉᧂᦉᦳᧂʔaxalaʔ⁵seŋ¹suŋ¹nounhigh class consonant3.5.7.1Writeᦀᦃᦟᦰᦵᦉᧂᦉᦳᧂ
ᦀᦃᦟᦰᦵᦉᧂᦶᦎᧄᧈʔaxalaʔ⁵seŋ¹tæm²nounlow class consonant3.5.7.1Writeᦀᦃᦟᦰᦵᦉᧂᦶᦎᧄᧈ
ᦀᦇᦳᧃʔaŋun⁴noungrapeVitis viniferaᦐᦽᧈ5.2.3.1.2Food from fruitPersiananggurgrape
ᦀᦉᦶᦈᧃʔasacæn¹ᦀᦉᦈᧃ1verb (intransitive)to marvel, be amazedᦘ ᦍᦱ ᦈᧁᧉ ᦺᦡᧉ ᦍᦲᧃ ᧟ ᦍᦲᧃ ᦇᦹᧆ ᦀ ᦉ ᦶᦈᧃ.When the king heard this he was amazed.3.4.1.3Surprise2adjectivemarvelous; incredible; amazingᦓᧄᧉ ᦉ ᦖᦳᧆ ᦋᦱᧆ ᦔᦱᧃ ᦀ ᦉ ᦶᦈᧃ, ᦙᧃ ᦶᦈᧃᧈ ᦊᦴᧈ ᦑᦲᧈ ᦵᦣᦲ ᦠᧃᧉ ᦖᦹᧃ ᦑᦸᧂᦰ.The ocean was amazing, he stood on the ship and stared.3.4.1.3Surpriseᦀᦉᦶᦈᧃᦺᦈᦡᦲᦀᦉᦶᦈᧃ
ᦀᦉᦶᦈᧃᦺᦈʔasacæn¹caj¹verb (intransitive)to marvel; be amazed3.4.1.3Surpriseᦀᦉᦶᦈᧃᦺᦈ
ᦀᦉᦈᧃAlternate spelling ofᦀᦉᦶᦈᧃmarvel
ᦀᦷᦉᧅᧈʔasook²nameAshoka the Great, king of India 268-232 B.C. [Note: Ashoka is remembered as an early convert to Buddhism, and one who promoted Buddhism by peaceful means.]ᦘ ᦍᦱ ᦀ ᦷᦉᧅᧈ ᦈᧁᧉ ᦑᦱᧃ ᦋᦱᧂᧉ ᦉᦱᧂᧉ ᦒᦱᧆ ᦗᧃ ᦷᦤᧂ.King Ashoka donated elephants to build a thousand monasteries.4.6.1Ruler4.9.7.5Buddhism
ᦀᦎᦲᦰᦎʔatitaʔ²nounthe pastᦀ ᦎᦲᦰ ᦎ ᦵᦙᦲᧈ ᦂᦸᧃᧈ, ᦙᦲ ᧒ ᦗᦲᧈ ᦓᦸᧂᧉ.Long ago there were two brothers.8.4.6.2Past
ᦀᦏᦺᦓʔatʰanaj⁴nounmeaning; content“ᦑᧁᧈ” ᦔᦲᧃ “ᦎᧁᧈ” (ᦀ ᦏ ᦺᦓ ᦞᦱᧈ ᦷᦠ ᦓᦻ).'Tao' is from the Chinese word 'Dao' (which means lord).3.5.8.1Meaning
ᦀᦑᦲᧉᦏᦱᧃʔatitʰaan¹verb (intransitive)to prayᦑᦱᧃᧈ ᦙᦱ ᦀ ᦑᦲᧉ ᦏᦱᧃ ᦠᦹᧉ ᦉᦳᧄ ᦗᦱᧃ ᦅᧄᧉ ᦋᦾᧈ.He prayed for his merit to help him.4.9.5.2Pray
ᦀᦓᦱᦅᦎʔanaa⁴kata²nounthe futureᦀ ᦓᦱ ᦅ ᦎ ᦁᧃ ᦈᧅ ᦙᦱ ᦗᦻ ᦐᦱᧉ, ᦍᧂ ᦵᦂᦲᧆ ᦺᦞᧉ ᧒᧔᧔᧐ ᦞᧆ ᦉᦱ.In the future still ahead of us there remain 2440 Vassa periods.8.4.6.4Future
ᦀᦺᦘᦍᦋᦲᦞᦲᧆʔapʰaj⁴jacii⁴wit⁵nounlife; a life free from dangerᦃᦸ ᦟᦱ ᦋᦱ ᦈᧁᧉ ᦷᦕᧆᧈ ᦃᦳᧃ ᦓᦱ, ᦺᦞᧉ ᦀ ᦺᦘ ᦍ ᦋᦲ ᦞᦲᧆ ᦶᦡᧈ.We plead with the king to have pity on us, and to save our lives.2.6Lifeᦺᦘᦋᦲᦞᦲᧆ
ᦀᦵᦙᦟᦲᧉᦂᦱʔamee⁴likaa¹nameAmerica9.7.2.6Names of continents9.7.2.1Names of countriesEnglish
ᦀᦵᦜᧁᦵᦔᧁᦝᦴʔalew¹pew¹fuu⁴adjectiveunreliable; fickle3.2.5.8Change your mind4.3.5.3Reliableᦵᦔᧁᦝᦴ
ᦀᦞᦲᦈᦲʔawicii¹nounhellᦑᦳ ᦀ ᦞᦲ ᦈᦲ, ᦋᦳᧄ ᦁᧃ ᦢᧁᧈ ᦏᦹ ᦉᦲᧃ.Hellish monks, who do not observe the precepts.4.9.6Heaven, hellSanskritavicilowest level of hell
ᦀᦞᦲᦋᦱʔawicaa⁴nounignoranceᦔᦲᧃ ᦑᦳ ᦈᧁᧉ ᦁᧃ ᦢᧁᧈ ᦠᦹᧉ ᦷᦎᧅ ᦶᦠᧂᧈ ᦀ ᦞᦲ ᦋᦱ.He was a monk who did not let us fall into ignorance.3.2.3KnowPaliavijjaignorance
ᦀᦶᦟᧃᦍᦡᦱᧃᧈʔalæn⁴jadaan²nounterritory; regionᦑᦲᧈᦶᦉᧆ ᦵᦏᦲᧃᧈ ᦑᧂ ᦜᦻ ᦢᧁᧈ ᦠᧆ ᦃᧁᧉ ᦀ ᦶᦟᧃ ᦍ ᦡᦱᧃᧈ ᦙᧃ.The wild animals didn't dare enter his territory.4.6.7Regionᦡᦱᧃᧈ
ᦀᦵᦟᦲᧄᦵᦉᦲᧄᦵᦉᦲᧈʔalɤm⁴sɤm¹sɤɤ²adjectivegood-for-nothing; worthless; lazyᦢᧁᧈ ᦐᧂᧉ ᦞᦱᧈ ᦟᦴᧅ ᦡᦲᧈ ᦷᦋ ᦅᦳᧃ ᦀ ᦵᦟᦲᧄ ᦵᦉᦲᧄ ᦵᦉᦲᧈ ᦃᧁᧉ ᦵᦣᦲᧃ ᦙᦱ ᦅᦱ?What if our daughter brings some good-for-nothing boy into the house?6.1.2.4.2Lazy8.3.7.1Bad
ᦀᦟᦱᧂʔalaaŋ⁴ᦀᦰᦟᦱᧂadjectivepowerfulᦂᦴ ᦔᦲᧃ ᦈᧁᧉ ᦞᦸᧂᧉ ᦶᦉᧆ ᦑᧂ ᦜᦻ, ᦋᦱᧆ ᦀ ᦟᦱᧂ ᧞.I am the emperor of all the animals; I am really powerful.2.4.1Strong
ᦀᦠᦲᦰʔahiʔ²nounfault; weak pointᦗᧂᧈ ᦗᦴ ᦺᦢ ᦐᦱᧉ ᦑᦲᧈ ᦙᦲ ᦀ ᦠᦲᦰ ᦓᧃᧉ.This improves the places where the face has faults.ᦅᧃ ᦞᦱᧈ ᦉᦻ ᦗᧁ ᦶᦌᧃ ᦌᦹᧈ ᦋᦱᧂᧈ ᦺᦖᧉ ᦔᦳᧆ, ᦁᧃ ᦓᦲᦰ ᦠᦱᧅ ᦔᦲᧃ ᦵᦆᦲᧂᧈ ᦶᦌᧈ ᦠᦱᧂᧉ ᦺᦉᧈ ᦓᧃᧉ ᦙᦲ ᦀ ᦠᦲᦰ.If the fuse burns apart, it may be a fault in the switch.2.4.2Weak
ᦀᦱʔaa¹nounfather's younger sister; aunt. Also any woman younger than one's parents. [Note: Used pronominally by or to such a person.]ᦅᦳᧃ4.1.9.1.6Uncle, auntᦀᦱᦺᦗᧉᦀᦲᦰᦀᦱᦶᦙᧈᦀᦱ
ᦀᦱᧉʔaa³2000verb (transitive)to open; expand; spread apart; widenᦀᦱᧉ ᦷᦉᧇ.Open one's mouth.ᦀᦱᧉ ᦙᦹ.Open one's hand.ᦀᦱᧉ ᦗᦸᧇ.Open a book.ᦀᦱᧉ ᦟᦲᧃᧉ.Open a drawer.ᦀᦱᧉ ᦔᦲᧅᧈ.Spread wings.7.3.6Openᦀᦱᧉᦃᦱᦀᦱᧉᦠᧇᦀᦱᧉᦠᧇ
ᦀᦱᧉᦃᦱʔaa³xaa¹verb (transitive)to straddleᦙᦲ ᦀᦻᧉ ᦋᦻ ᦃᦲᧈ ᦙᦱᧉ ᦀᦱᧉ ᦃᦱ ᧞ ᦙᦱ ᦅᦱᧉ ᦏᦹᧂ ᦢᦱᧃᧉ ᦠᧃᧉ.A man came riding astride a horse and sold things in their village.7.1.2Sitᦀᦱᧉᦃᦱ