ตา

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Chong[edit]

Noun[edit]

ตา (transliteration needed)

  1. maternal grandfather
  2. duck

Thai[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic/Phonemic ตา
t ā
Paiboon dtaa
(standard) IPA(key) /taː˧/

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Tai *taːᴬ (maternal grandfather). Cognate with Lao ຕາ (), ᦎᦱ (ṫaa), Shan တႃ (taa1), Bouyei dal.

Noun[edit]

ตา (dtaa) (classifier คน)

  1. maternal grandfather.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Tai *p.taːᴬ (eye). Cognate with Northern Thai ᨲᩣ, Lao ຕາ (), ᦎᦱ (ṫaa), Tai Dam ꪔꪱ, Shan တႃ (taa1), Ahom 𑜄𑜠 (ta) or 𑜄𑜡 (taa), Zhuang da, Bouyei dal, as well as Chinese (OC *taːʔ, “to see”).

Noun[edit]

ตา (dtaa) (classifier ดวง or ตา)

  1. (anatomy) eye.
  2. time; turn; moment.
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