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From Pali kinnara (“mythological being with the body of a human and the head of a horse or bird”); ultimately from Sanskrit किंनर (kiṃnara, idem); probably via Old Khmer kīnara (idem). Cognate with Modern Khmer កិន្នរ (kənnɔɔ).
k i n n r
k i n – n ɒ n
กินนร • (gin-nɔɔn)
- The Thai version is depicted to have the upper part of the body as a human and the lower part of the body as a bird, or to have the whole body as a human and wear a pair of magical wings which enables flying.