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THAI CHARACTER NO NEN

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Thai[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic
ɳ
Phonemicนอ
n ɒ
นอ เนน
n ɒ    e n n
RomanizationPaiboonnɔɔnɔɔ neen
Royal Institutenono nen
(standard) IPA(key)/nɔː˧//nɔː˧.neːn˧/

Letter[edit]

(nɔɔ)

  1. nɔɔ neen (เณร), the 19th consonant letter of the Thai alphabet.

Usage notes[edit]

See also[edit]

  • (nɔɔ nǔu) (a Thai letter with the same pronunciation of the same class)

Etymology 2[edit]

Of uncertain origin. Probably a corrupted form of ใน (nai), according to some. Compare Old Khmer ṇā, (place, position, site, location; destination; time, moment, occasion; etc); Modern Khmer ណា (naa), នា (niə); Old Mon na.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic
ɳ
Phonemicนะ
n a
RomanizationPaiboon
Royal Institutena
(standard) IPA(key)/naʔ˦˥/

Preposition[edit]

()

  1. at; in; on.
  2. (used as part of noble family names) of; from.

See also[edit]

  • nobiliary particles in other languages: German "von"; French, Spanish, and Portuguese "de"