กลาง

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Thai[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Tai *klaːŋᴬ (middle). Cognate with Lao ກາງ (kāng), ᦂᦱᧂ (k̇aang), Shan ၵၢင် (kǎang), Ahom 𑜀𑜂𑜫 (kang) or 𑜀𑜝𑜂𑜫 (klang).

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographicกลาง
k l ā ŋ
Phonemicกฺลาง
k ̥ l ā ŋ
RomanizationPaiboonglaang
Royal Instituteklang
(standard) IPA(key)/klaːŋ˧/

Noun[edit]

กลาง (glaang)

  1. middle; center.

Preposition[edit]

กลาง (glaang)

  1. in the middle of; amidst; amongst.
  2. during.

Adjective[edit]

กลาง (glaang) (abstract noun ความกลาง)

  1. central; middle; mean.
  2. mid.
  3. common; general; public.

Derived terms[edit]

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