วัน

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See also: วุ้น

Thai[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic/Phonemicวัน
w ạ n
RomanizationPaiboonwan
Royal Institutewan
(standard) IPA(key)/wan˧/
Homophones

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Tai *ŋwanᴬ (daytime). Cognate with Northern Thai ᩅᩢ᩠ᨶ, Lao ວັນ (wan), ᦞᧃ (van), Shan ဝၼ်း (wán), Tai Nüa ᥝᥢᥰ (van2), Ahom 𑜈𑜃𑜫 (ban), Zhuang ngoenz, Bouyei nguanz.

Noun[edit]

วัน (wan)

  1. day.
  2. daytime.
  3. today.

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

วัน (wan)

  1. (แมลง~, แมง~) fly: any of numerous two-winged insects of the order Diptera.

Etymology 3[edit]

From Sanskrit वन (vana, forest); probably via Old Khmer °vana, vana (forest; grove; jungle; wood). Compare Modern Khmer វន (vɔɔn).

Alternative forms[edit]

Alternative forms

Noun[edit]

วัน (wan)

  1. (elegant) forest; grove; jungle; wood.