ตะแบง

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Thai[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographicตะแบง
t a æ ɓ ŋ
Phonemicตะ-แบง
t a – æ ɓ ŋ
RomanizationPaiboondtà-bɛɛng
Royal Instituteta-baeng
(standard) IPA(key)/ta˨˩.bɛːŋ˧/

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Khmer tpāñ, tpañ (to weave, to spin; that which is woven or spun, as cloth; etc), extended forms of *tāñ, *tañ (to twist, to intertwine; to braid, to plait). Cognate with Modern Khmer ត្បាញ (tbaañ), ត្របាញ់ (trɑbañ, to weave; to braid, to plait).

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Verb[edit]

ตะแบง (dtà-bɛɛng) (abstract noun การตะแบง)

  1. (somewhat archaic) to cross; to twist; to intertwine; to plait.
  2. (slang) to make or express (a remark, argument, etc) obliquely, evasively, or distortedly.
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Definition 2

Etymology 2[edit]

From Pre-Angkorian Old Khmer tpeṅ (the plant Dipterocarpus obtusifolia) or Angkorian Old Khmer thpeṅ, tpeṅ (idem). Cognate with Modern Khmer ត្បែង (tbaeng, the plant Dipterocarpus magnifolia).

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Noun[edit]

ตะแบง (dtà-bɛɛng)

  1. the plant Dipterocarpus intricatus of the family Dipterocarpaceae.
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