ว่า

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Thai[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Chinese (“to say; to speak”). Cognate with Lao ເວົ້າ (wao), ᦞᦱᧈ (vaa1).

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic/Phonemicว่า
w ˋ ā
RomanizationPaiboonwâa
Royal Institutewa
(standard) IPA(key)/waː˥˩/
Homophonesหว้า

Verb[edit]

ว่า (wâa) (abstract noun การว่า)

  1. to say; to speak; to tell.
  2. to admonish, to scold.
  3. to administer.

Conjunction[edit]

ว่า (wâa)

  1. that.
  2. as.