ลามก

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Thai[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Pali lāmaka (inferior; low); probably via Old Khmer lamūka (bad, loathsome, vile; excrement). Compare Modern Khmer លាមក (léamkâ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic ลามก
l ā m k
Phonemic ลา-มก
l ā – m k
Paiboon laa-mók
(Bangkok) IPA(key) /laː˧.mok̚˦˥/

Adjective[edit]

ลามก (laa-mók) (abstract noun ความลามก)

  1. base, low, mean; dirty, filthy; immoral, impure, sinful, unclean, unholy; lascivious, lewd; indecent, obscene.

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