ขน

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Thai[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic/Phonemicขน
kʰ n
RomanizationPaiboonkǒn
Royal Institutekhon
(standard) IPA(key)/kʰon˩˩˦/

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Tai *q.pɯlᴬ (body hair; feather). Cognate with Lao ຂົນ (khon), ᦃᦳᧃ (ẋun), Shan ၶူၼ် (khǔun), Ahom 𑜁𑜤𑜃𑜫 (khun), Zhuang bwn, Saek ปุ๋น.

Noun[edit]

ขน (kǒn)

  1. body hair.
  2. fur; wool.
  3. feather.

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Etymology 2[edit]

Cognate with Lao ຂົນ (khon), Saek ขุ่น.

Verb[edit]

ขน (kǒn) (abstract noun การขน)

  1. to transport; to carry away.