ต้น

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Thai[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Lao ຕົ້ນ (ton).

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic/Phonemic ต้น
t ˆ n
Paiboon dtôn
(Bangkok) IPA(key) /ton˥˩/

Noun[edit]

ต้น (dtôn)

  1. tree (used to precede any plant's name)
    ต้นมะพร้าว
    dtôn má-práao
    coconut tree
  2. trunk (of a tree); stalk.
  3. beginning; source.

Classifier[edit]

ต้น (dtôn)

  1. Classifier for plants, posts and pillars. all nouns using this classifier

Derived terms[edit]

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