Siam

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Portuguese Sciam (Thailand), from Pali suvaṇṇabhūmi (land of gold) or Sanskrit श्याम (śyāma, dark) or Mon rham (rhmañña, stranger), probably the same root as Shan and Assam[1]

Proper noun[edit]

Siam

  1. (historical) The country now known as Thailand.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Barend Jan Terwiel, Chaichuen Khamdaengyodtai, Shan Manuscripts. Franz Steiner, 2003, p. 9.

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈziːam]
  • Hyphenation: Si‧am

Proper noun[edit]

Siam n (genitive Siam or Siams)

  1. Siam

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Spanish[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Siam m

  1. (historical) Siam (the former name of Thailand)