ดิฉัน

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Thai[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of uncertain origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic ดิฉัน
ɗ i t͡ɕʰ ạ n
Phonemic ดิ-ฉัน
ɗ i – t͡ɕʰ ạ n
Paiboon dì-chǎn
(Bangkok) IPA(key) /di˨˩.t͡ɕʰan˩˩˦/

Pronoun[edit]

ดิฉัน (dì-chǎn)

  1. (formal and archaic) a first person pronoun employed by a male when addressing a person of equal or higher status.
  2. (formal) a first person pronoun employed by a female when addressing a commoner of equal or higher status.
    ดิฉันชื่อ...ค่ะ
    dì-chǎn chʉ̂ʉ ... kâ
    My name is ... .

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