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Type River
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. MEE-kawng, meh-KAWNG  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

From Thai แม่โขง (Mae Khong), a contraction of แม่น้ำโขง (Mae Nam Khong) from แม่น้ำ (mae nam) meaning "river" (literally "mother of waters") and โขง (khong) derived from Proto-Austroasiatic ruŋ meaning "river". This is the name of a river in East and Southeast Asia.
Added 11/16/2023 by anonymous

See Also

User submissions Mékong, Mê Kông