ใหญ่

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Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Northern Thai ᩉ᩠ᨿᩱ᩵ or ᩉ᩠ᨿᩲ᩵, Lao ໃຫຍ່ (nyai), ᦺᦊᧈ (ẏay1), Tai Dam ꪻꪐ꪿, Shan ယႂ်ႇ (yàue), Ahom 𑜐𑜧 (nyaw), 𑜊𑜨𑜧 (yow) or 𑜊𑜧𑜤 (yawu).

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographicใหญ่
au h ɲ ˋ
Phonemicไหฺย่
ai h ̥ y ˋ
RomanizationPaiboonyài
Royal Instituteyai
(standard) IPA(key)/jaj˨˩/

Adjective[edit]

ใหญ่ (yài) (abstract noun ความใหญ่)

  1. big; very big; large; great.
  2. important; main.

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Verb[edit]

ใหญ่ (yài)

  1. to be big; to be large; to be huge; to be enormous.
  2. to be major; to be extensive; to be sizeable.