ภาษา

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Noun[edit]

ภาษา (phasa)

  1. language

Thai[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Pali bhāsā, from Sanskrit भाषा (bhāṣā). Compare Khmer ភាសា (pʰiesaa), Khün ᨽᩣᩈᩣ, Lao ພາສາ (phā sā), Malay bahasa, Shan ၽႃႇသႃႇ (phàa sàa).

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographicภาษา
bʰ ā ʂ ā
Phonemicพา-สา
b ā – s ā
RomanizationPaiboonpaa-sǎa
Royal Institutepha-sa
(standard) IPA(key)/pʰaː˧.saː˩˩˦/
Audio

Noun[edit]

ภาษา (paa-sǎa) (classifier ภาษา)

  1. language (form of communication using words: spoken, gestured, or written).
  2. language (computer language).
  3. (archaic) a minority that speaks a certain language.
  4. (figuratively) any matter, content, or story that is understood by the people discussing it.

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