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Palaung Line breaks: Pa|laung
Pronunciation: /pəˈlaʊŋ/

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Definition of Palaung in English:

noun (plural same or Palaungs)

1A member of an indigenous people of the northern Shan states of Burma (Myanmar).
2 [mass noun] The Mon-Khmer language of the Palaung.


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Relating to the Palaung or their language.


The name in Palaung.

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