Lub Qhov Muag – The Eye In Hmong


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Anatomy of the Eye – Lub Qhov Muag

White/ Green Hmong: (lub) qhov muag

the eye

(lub) qhov muag

White Hmong: (lub) ntsiab muag

Green Hmong: (lub) ntsab muag

the pupil

(lub) ntsiab muag

(lub) ntsab muag

White Hmong: (daim) plhaub vov qhov muag

Green Hmong: (dlaim) plhaub vuv qhov muag

sclera

(daim) plhaub vov qhov muag

(dlaim) plhaub vuv qhov muag

White Hmong: (lub) ntsiab muag feem muaj xim

Green Hmong: (lub) ntsab muag feem muaj xim

the iris

(lub) ntsiab muag feem muaj xim

(lub) ntsab muag feem muaj xim

White Hmong: (daim) iav muag txheej nraud uas puab duab tshav

Green Hmong: (dlaim) av muag txheej nraud kws puab dluab tshaav

the cornea

(daim) iav muag txheej nraud uas puab duab tshav

(dlaim) av muag txheej nraud kws puab dluab tshaav

White Hmong: (daim) iav muag txheej hauv uas puab duab tshav

Green Hmong: (dlaim) av muag txheej huv kws puab dluab tshaav

the lens

(daim) iav muag txheej hauv uas puab duab tshav

(dlaim) av muag txheej huv kws puab dluab tshaav

White Hmong: (txheej) hlab ntsha vov qhov muag

Green Hmong: (txheej) hlaab ntshaa vuv qhov muag

the chorid

(txheej) hlab ntsha vov qhov muag

(txheej) hlaab ntshaa vuv qhov muag

White Hmong: (daim) npluag txais duab tshav

Green Hmong: (dlaim) npluag txais dluab tshaav

the retina

(daim) npluag txais duab tshav

(dlaim) npluag txais dluab tshaav

White Hmong: (lub) qhov uas txais duab tshav

Green Hmong: (lub) qhov kws txais dluab tshaav

the macula

(lub) qhov uas txais duab tshav

(lub) qhov kws txais dluab tshaav

White Hmong: (txoj) leeg xa xov ntawm qhov muag rau lub hlwb

Green Hmong: (txuj) leeg xaa xuv ntawm qhov muag rua lub hlwb

the optic nerve

(txoj) leeg xa xov ntawm qhov muag rau lub hlwb

(txuj) leeg xaa xuv ntawm qhov muag rua lub hlwb

White Hmong: (cov) kua hauv qhov muag

Green Hmong: (cov) kua huv qhov muag

vitreous body

(cov) kua hauv qhov muag

(cov) kua huv qhov muag

White Hmong: (txoj) leeg rub qhov muag dov

Green Hmong: (txuj) leeg nqug qhov muag dlov

rectus muscle

(txoj) leeg rub qhov muag dov

(txuj) leeg nqug qhov muag dlov


Medical Terms

White / Green Hmong: kuaj qhov muag

to get an eye exam

kuaj qhov muag

White Hmong: (tus) kws kho qhov muag

Green Hmong: (tug) kws khu qhov muag

eye doctor / ophthalmologist
(tus) kws kho qhov muag

(tug) kws khu qhov muag

White Hmong: (lub) tsom iav (qhov muag)

Green Hmong: (lub) tsom av (qhov muag)

eyeglasses

(lub) tsom iav (qhov muag)

(lub) tsom av (qhov muag)

White Hmong: txiav tsom iav

Green Hmong: txav tsom av

to prepare (lit: cut) prescription glasses

txiav tsom iav

txav tsom av

White Hmong: coj tsom iav

Green Hmong: coj tsom av

to wear glasses

coj tsom iav

coj tsom av

White Hmong: (cov) iav me npuab qhov muag

Green Hmong: (cov) av miv npuab qhov muag

contact lenses

(cov) iav me npuab qhov muag

(cov) av miv npuab qhov muag

White Hmong: (lub) txws khaws iav muag

Green Hmong: (lub) txws khaws av muag

contact lense / glasses case

(lub) txws khaws iav muag

(lub) txws khaws av muag

White Hmong: dig muag

Green Hmong: dlig muag

to be blind

dig muag

dlig muag

White Hmong: (lub) tsom iav dub

Green Hmong: (lub) tsom av dlub

sunglasses

(lub) tsom iav dub

(lub) tsom av dlub

White Hmong: (tus) pas nrig

Green Hmong: (tug) paas nrig

a cane

(tus) pas nrig

(tug) paas nrig


Terms About Vision

White Hmong: pom kev

Green Hmong: pum kev

to be able to see
pom kev
pum kev

White Hmong: tsis pom kev

Green Hmong: tsis pum kev

can’t see

tsis pom kev

tsis pum kev

White/ Green Hmong: rua qhov muag

open the eyes

rua qhov muag

White/ Green Hmong: qe qhov muag

close the eyes

qe qhov muag

White Hmong: txiav muag

Green Hmong: txav muag

wink

txiav muag

txav muag

White/ Green Hmong: ntsais muag

blink

ntsais muag

White/ Green Hmong: laj muam

cross eyed, lazy eye

laj muam

White/ Green Hmong: laim muag

to glance

laim muag

White Hmong: mos qhov muag

Green Hmong: mog qhov muag

to rub the eyes

mos qhov muag

mog qhov muag

White/ Green Hmong: saib (ntsoov)

to look

saib

White Hmong: pom

Green Hmong: pum

to see

pom

White Hmong: ntsia (ntsoov)

Green Hmong: ntsa (ntsoov)

to stare, gaze at

ntsia (ntsoov)

ntsa (ntsoov)

White/ Green Hmong: qhov muag plooj

blurry vision

qhov muag plooj

White Hmong: qhov muag plooj pom ib tug duab ua ob tug

Green Hmong: qhov muag plooj pum ib tug dluab ua ob tug

double vision

qhov muag plooj pom ib tug duab ua ob tug

qhov muag plooj pum ib tug dluab ua ob tug

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