หวาน

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Thai[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic หวาน
h w ā n
Phonemic หฺวาน
h ̥ w ā n
Paiboon wǎan
(Bangkok) IPA(key) /waːn˩˩˦/

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Tai *C̥.waːlᴬ (sweet; delicious). Cognate with Lao ຫວານ (wān), Shan ဝၢၼ် (waan1), Ahom 𑜈𑜃𑜫 (ban).

Adjective[edit]

หวาน (wǎan) (abstract noun ความหวาน)

  1. sweet; sweet-tasting.
  2. mellifluous.
  3. luscious.
  4. beautiful; cute.
Derived terms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

หวาน (wǎan) (abstract noun ความหวาน)

  1. as easy as pie.
  2. effortlessly.
  3. comfortably; pleasantly.

Verb[edit]

หวาน (wǎan)

  1. to keep turning (of a screw)

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

หวาน (wǎan)

  1. (ผัก~) Sauropus androgynus
  2. (ผัก~) Melientha suavis