วง

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See also: วิ่ง

Thai[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Khmer វាង៑ (vāṅ), វាង្ង៑ (vāṅṅ), វង៑ (vaṅ, enclosure; citadel, fort, fortress, stronghold; palace; to encircle, to enclose, to surround; to bar, to block; to screen, to shield; etc), from Proto-Mon-Khmer *wa(a)ŋ (enclosure). Cognate with Khmer វង់ (vŭəng), Lao ວົງ (wong). Doublet of วัง (wang) and เวียง (wiiang).

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic/Phonemicวง
w ŋ
RomanizationPaiboonwong
Royal Institutewong
(standard) IPA(key)/woŋ˧/(R)
Homophones

Noun[edit]

วง (wong)

  1. round or roundish figure: circle, ring, egg, etc.
  2. anything in such shape: band, loop, hoop, disk, halo, etc.
  3. group of people associating closely: circle, ring, band, troop, party, coterie, etc.
  4. encircled area or space.
  5. sphere; scope.

Verb[edit]

วง (wong) (abstract noun การวง)

  1. to circle; to encircle; to ring.

Derived terms[edit]

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