คณะ

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Thai[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit गण (gaṇa, band; class; group; herd; etc). Cognate with Old Khmer gaṇa, gana, gaṇā, ganā; Angkorian Old Khmer gaṇa, gana, gan, gann; Modern Khmer គណៈ (kĕəʼnaʼ), គណ (kŭən), គ្នា (kniə).

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographicคณะ
g ɳ a
Phonemicคะ-นะ
g a – n a
ค̄ะ-นะ
g a – n a
RomanizationPaiboonká-náka-ná
Royal Institutekha-nakha-na
(standard) IPA(key)/kʰa˦˥.naʔ˦˥/(R)/kʰa˧.naʔ˦˥/(R)
Homophonesฆน
ฆนะ

Noun[edit]

คณะ (ká-ná)

  1. group or body (of persons, animals, etc).
  2. (education) faculty or equivalent body in a higher education institution.
  3. (prosody) structure of poetry, especially in terms of units or words required for each form or type of poetry.

Derived terms[edit]

Derived terms

Classifier[edit]

คณะ

  1. Classifier for groups, organizations, teams, parties, etc