ทาส

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Thai[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit दास (dāsa, slave).

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic ทาส
d ā s
Phonemic ทาด
d ā ɗ
Paiboon tâat
(Bangkok) IPA(key) /tʰaːt̚˥˩/
Homophones ทาษ
ธาตุ

Noun[edit]

ทาส (tâat)

  1. slave:
    1. person who is the property of and wholly subject to another.
    2. person entirely under the domination of some influence or person.
      • ทาสยา
        tâat yaa
        A slave to a drug.
      • ทาสแมว
        tâat mɛɛo
        A cat's slave (referring to an obsessive cat lover).
  2. slavery.

Derived terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ทาส (tâat)

  1. being, of, pertaining to, befitting, resembling, or characteristic of a slave or slavery.
  2. base; mean; ignoble.
    • ทาสปัญญา
      tâat-sà-bpan-yaa
      Low intelligence.
    • ทาสทาน
      tâat-sà-taan
      Low donation (referring to an unwilling or forced or donation).