ปรโลก

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Thai[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ปร (bpɔɔn, different; other) +‎ โลก (lôok, world); ultimately from Sanskrit परलोक (paraloka, literally other world). Cognate with Khmer បរលោក (bɑlook).

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographicปรโลก
p r o l k
Phonemicปะ-ระ-โลก
p a – r a – o l k
ปอ-ระ-โลก
p ɒ – r a – o l k
RomanizationPaiboonbpà-rá-lôokbpɔɔ-rá-lôok
Royal Institutepa-ra-lokpo-ra-lok
(standard) IPA(key)/pa˨˩.ra˦˥.loːk̚˥˩//pɔː˧.ra˦˥.loːk̚˥˩/

Noun[edit]

ปรโลก (bpà-rá-lôok)

  1. afterlife; life after death.
  2. underworld; world of the dead.