ไก่

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Tai *kajᴮ (chicken), from Middle Chinese (MC kei, “chicken”). Cognate with Northern Thai ᨠᩱ᩵ (kai), Lao ໄກ່ (kai), ᦺᦂᧈ (k̇ay1), Tai Dam ꪼꪀ꪿, Shan ၵႆႇ (kày), Ahom 𑜀𑜩 (kay), Zhuang gaeq.

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic/Phonemic ไก่
ai k ˋ
Romanization Paiboon gài
Royal Institute kai
(standard) IPA(key) /kaj˨˩/
Audio

Noun[edit]

ไก่ (gài) (classifier ตัว)

  1. (zoology) fowl.
  2. domesticated fowl, as chicken, turkey, etc.

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