สบาย

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Thai[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Pali sappāya (beneficial), possibly via Middle Khmer sāpāya (good; fit; beneficial; wholesome; healthful; pleasant; agreeable; comfortable; at ease); compare Sanskrit सभेय (sabheya, decent; well-behaved). Cognate with Khmer សប្បាយ (sapbaay), Lao ສະບາຍ (sa bāi).

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographicสบาย
s ɓ ā y
Phonemicสะ-บาย
s a – ɓ ā y
ส̄ะ-บาย
s a – ɓ ā y
RomanizationPaiboonsà-baaisa-baai
Royal Institutesa-baisa-bai
(standard) IPA(key)/sa˨˩.baːj˧//sa˧.baːj˧/

Adjective[edit]

สบาย (sà-baai) (abstract noun ความสบาย)

  1. well (in health); happy; comfortable.
  2. (of a place) comfortable.

Derived terms[edit]