วัน

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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 (wän), Ahom 𑜈𑜃𑜫 (ban), Zhuang ngoenz, Bouyei nguanz. Compare Sui vanl (day)

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.