ชน

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Thai[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from Sanskrit जन (jana, person), from Pali jana (person). Cognate with Lao ຊົນ (son).

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic ชน
d͡ʑ n
Phonemic ชน
d͡ʑ n
[bound form]
ชน-นะ-
d͡ʑ n – n a –
Paiboon chon chon-ná-
(Bangkok) IPA(key) /t͡ɕʰon˧/ /t͡ɕʰon˧.na˦˥./
Homophones ชนม์
ชล

Noun[edit]

ชน (chon)

  1. person, people
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowing from Khmer ជល់ (chôl). Cognate with Lao ຊົນ (son), Mon ဇဵု.

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic/Phonemic ชน
d͡ʑ n
Paiboon chon
(Bangkok) IPA(key) /t͡ɕʰon˧/
Homophones ชนม์
ชล

Verb[edit]

ชน (chon) (abstract noun การชน)

  1. to collide with
  2. to converge a period
  3. to make some kind of animal fight against another e.g. cocks, oxen, buffaloes, elephants

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

ชน (chon)

  1. gamecock
Synonyms[edit]