แมว

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Thai[edit]

cat

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic/Phonemicแมว
æ m w
RomanizationPaiboonmɛɛo
Royal Institutemaeo
(standard) IPA(key)/mɛːw˧/
Audio

Etymology 1[edit]

Onomatopoeic, from the animal's cry. Compare Chinese , Northern Thai ᨾᩯ᩠ᩅ (maew), Lao ແມວ (mǣu), Lü ᦶᦙᧁ (maew), Shan မႅဝ်း (máew), Zhuang meuz, Vietnamese mèo, Khasi miaw.

Noun[edit]

แมว (mɛɛo)

  1. (classifier ตัว) cat
  2. (เนื้อ~) catmeat
Synonyms[edit]
cat
Derived terms[edit]
Derived terms

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

แมว (mɛɛo) (classifier ตัว)

  1. (ปลา~) any of numerous fish of the genera Thryssa and Setipinna.
  2. (ปลา~) the fish, Lycothrissa crocodilus (Bleeker), of the family Engraulidae.

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

แมว (mɛɛo) (classifier กลุ่ม)

  1. another name of the constellation มูละ.
Synonyms[edit]
constellation