กรรม

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Thai[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit कर्म (karma, action; activity); probably via Old Khmer karmma, karmma° (business, employment, occupation, work; karma; rite, sacrifice; etc).

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic กรรม
k r r m
Phonemic กำ
k å
[bound form]
กำ-มะ-
k å – m a –
Paiboon gam gam-má-
(Bangkok) IPA(key) /kam˧/ /kam˧.ma˦˥./
Homophones กำ

Classifier[edit]

กรรม (gam)

  1. (law) used to classify criminal acts and criminal offences.

Interjection[edit]

กรรม (gam)

  1. (Internet slang) used to express disappointment, frustration, or pity.

Noun[edit]

กรรม (gam)

  1. death.
  2. act; action; activity; conduct; deed.
  3. business; employment; occupation; work.
  4. ceremony; rite.
  5. sin; wrongful deed.
  6. mishap; misfortune.
  7. karma: retributive justice; effect of past deeds; fate; destiny.
  8. (grammar) object.

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