lau
1 Hmong - English
Part of Speech adjective
Definitions male birds
2 Hmong - English
Pronunciationlau

Part of Speech verb
Definitions to be lower, less, decrease Only used to describe the decreasing volume of liquid in a controllable container [Also see "nqhuab" and "xau"]
Examples: Lauj kaub dej lau lawm = the water pot has decreased [in volume].
3 Hmong - English
Part of Speech interjection
Definitions An interjection at the end of a VERB or phrase to express an emotional action/reaction
Examples: 1. Nyiaj tuaj lawm lau = the money is on the way.

2. Lawv noj mov tag lawm lau = they are done eating.



A common expression is: tuag lau! = dead for sure!
4 Hmong - Hmong
Part of Speech verb
Definitions nqig, nqis, tsawg
Synonyms:


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Author/Contributor: Hmong, Jul 13, 2010 2:47 pm

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