เทศาภิบาล

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Thai[edit]

Etymology[edit]

เทศ- (thesa) + อภิบาล (aphiban, protect), from Sanskrit देश (deśa, region) and अभिपाल (abhipāla, protector), the latter from अभि (abhi, to, towards, against, over) + पाल (pāla, guard)

Noun[edit]

เทศาภิบาล (tâysăa píbaan)

  1. (historical) governer
  2. (historical) thesaphiban (control over territory)