การุณยฆาต

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Thai[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit कारुण्य (kāruṇya, compassion; kindness; etc.) + घात (ghāta, beating; hitting; slaying; etc.), a calque of English mercy killing.

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic การุณยฆาต
k ā r u ɳ y gʰ ā t
Phonemic กา-รุน-ยะ-คาด
k ā – r u n – y a – g ā ɗ
Paiboon gaa-run-yá-kâat
(standard) IPA(key) /kaː˧.run˧.ja˦˥.kʰaːt̚˥˩/

Noun[edit]

การุณยฆาต (gaa-run-yá-kâat)

  1. mercy killing

Synonyms[edit]