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/Phonemicไก่
ai k ˋ
RomanizationPaiboongài
Royal Institutekai
(standard) IPA(key)/kaj˨˩/
Audio

Noun[edit]

ไก่ (gài) (classifier ตัว)

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

Derived terms[edit]