ทะเล

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Etymology[edit]

Fromm Pre-Angkorian Old Khmer danle, danley (large body of water). Compare Modern Khmer ទន្លេ (tônlé); Lao ທະເລ (tha lē); Sanskrit जले (jale).

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic ทะเล
d a e l
Phonemic ทะ-เล
d a – e l
Paiboon tá-lee
(Bangkok) IPA(key) /tʰa˦˥.leː˧/

Noun[edit]

ทะเล (tá-lee)

  1. sea.
  2. (now chiefly in compounds or figuratively) any large body of water.

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