พะยูน

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Thai[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographicพะยูน
b a y ū n
Phonemicพะ-ยูน
b a – y ū n
RomanizationPaiboonpá-yuun
Royal Institutepha-yun
(standard) IPA(key)/pʰa˦˥.juːn˧/

Noun[edit]

พะยูน (pá-yuun)

  1. dugong.

Usage notes[edit]

It is often called ปลาพะยูน (bplaa pá-yuun) (literally “dugong fish”) even though it is not actually a fish.