ວັດ

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Lao[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Sanskrit वाट ‎(vāṭa, enclosure). Compare វត្ត ‎(vôttâ), Thai วัด ‎(wát).

Noun[edit]

ວັດ ‎(wat)

  1. (Buddhist) temple, wat

Etymology 2[edit]

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Verb[edit]

ວັດ ‎(wat) ‎(abstract noun ການວັດ)

  1. to measure

Etymology 3[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ວັດ ‎(wat)

  1. (Buddhism) duty, responsibility
  2. custom, practice
  3. conduct, behaviour