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9/16/2021, 3:05 PM HL
9/16/2021, 3:05 PM HL

Name Taunggyi
Type Settlement
Usage Burmese
Scripts တောင်ကြီး(Burmese)
Pronounced Pron. /tàʊɴ.d͡ʑí/
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Meaning & History

Means "large mountain" in Burmese, from တောင် (taung) meaning "mountain" and ကြီး (gyi) meaning "big, large". This is the name of the capital of Shan State, Myanmar.
Added 9/16/2021 by HL