ฌาปนสถาน

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Thai[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Pali झापन (jhāpana, cremation) + Sanskrit स्थान (sthāna, location; place; position; station; etc.).

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic ฌาปนสถาน
d͡ʑʰ ā p n s tʰ ā n
Phonemic ชา-ปะ-นะ-สะ-ถาน
d͡ʑ ā – p a – n a – s a – tʰ ā n
Paiboon chaa-bpà-ná-sà-tǎan
(Bangkok) IPA(key) /t͡ɕʰaː˧.pa˨˩.na˦˥.sa˨˩.tʰaːn˩˩˦/

Noun[edit]

ฌาปนสถาน (chaa-bpà-ná-sà-tǎan)

  1. a place at which cremation is done; crematory.
  2. a pile for burning a dead body; funeral pyre.

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