เวียง

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Thai[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Lao ວຽງ (wīang), Northern Thai ᩅᩭᨦ (wiang).

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic/Phonemic เวียง
e w ī y ŋ
Paiboon wiiang
(Bangkok) IPA(key) /wia̯ŋ˧/

Noun[edit]

เวียง (wiiang)

  1. fortified town.

Proper noun[edit]

เวียง (wiiang)

  1. (historical) one of the four main ministries of the kingdoms of Ayutthaya, Thon Buri, and Rattanakosin, in charge of security of the capital city and its environs, led by a minister titled เจ้าพระยายมราช.

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