กระบือ

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Thai[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Pre-Angkorian Old Khmer krapi, krapī, or Angkorian Old Khmer krapi, krapī, krapiy, krapiyy, krapīyy (water buffalo). Cognate with Modern Khmer ក្របី (krɑbəy); Malay kerbau; Tagalog kalabaw.

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographicกระบือ
k r a ɓ ụ̄ ɒ
Phonemicกฺระ-บือ
k ̥ r a – ɓ ụ̄ ɒ
RomanizationPaiboongrà-bʉʉ
Royal Institutekra-bue
(standard) IPA(key)/kra˨˩.bɯː˧/

Noun[edit]

กระบือ (grà-bʉʉ)

  1. (formal for the sense "water buffalo", humorous for the others) Synonym of ควาย (kwaai)

Adjective[edit]

กระบือ (grà-bʉʉ)

  1. (humorous) Synonym of ควาย (kwaai)