ฤกษ์

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Thai[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic ฤกษ์
ṛ k ʂ ʻ
Phonemic เริก
e r i k
Paiboon rə̂ək
(Bangkok) IPA(key) /rɤːk̚˥˩/

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Khmer ṛkṣa(lunar mansion) or from Modern Khmer ឫក្ស(rœ̆ksâ, propitious time; star), ultimately from Sanskrit ऋक्ष(ṛkṣa, constellation; lunar mansion; star).

Adjective[edit]

ฤกษ์ ‎(rə̂ək)

  1. (used of a celestial body) luminous.
Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

ฤกษ์ ‎(rə̂ək)

  1. (astrology) time or point of time believed to bring good or bad outcomes.
  2. (astrology, astronomy) planet.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Sanskrit ऋक्ष(ṛkṣa, bear).

Noun[edit]

ฤกษ์ ‎(rə̂ək)

  1. (literary, poetic, astrology, astronomy) bear (animal).

Proper noun[edit]

ฤกษ์ ‎(rə̂ək)

  1. (now rare) Ursa Major.
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