สิบ

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Thai[edit]

Thai cardinal numbers
 <  ๙ ๑๐ ๑๑  > 
    Cardinal : สิบ (sìp)
    Ordinal : ที่สิบ (tîi-sìp)

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Chinese (MC d͡ʑiɪp̚, “ten”). Cognate with Tai Dam síp, Lao ສິບ (sip), ᦉᦲᧇ (ṡiib), Shan သိပ်း (sʰip4), Zhuang cib.

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic/Phonemic สิบ
s i ɓ
Paiboon sìp
(Bangkok) IPA(key) /sip̚˨˩/

Numeral[edit]

สิบ (sìp)

  1. (cardinal) 10 (Thai numeral: ๑๐)

Noun[edit]

สิบ (sìp)

  1. ten.

Usage notes[edit]

When "one" is at the position of tens, use only สิบ; do not use หนึ่งสิบ.