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Burmese – Myo chit seik, Myo chit’ seik dat

May 25th, 2011 · No Comments · Burmese, Patriotism

Myō chit seik, Myō chit’ seik dat Relates to patriotism; nationalism Depending on the breadth of its membership, myō chit seik is variously regarded as a threat to security, or a source of insecurity.[1] In contrast to English, the Burmese words for patriotism and nationalism share the same suffix, and do not designate substantively different normative […]

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