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Alternative formsEdit

Alternative forms

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit कपट (kapaṭa, cheating; deceit; deception; fraud; etc); perhaps via Old Khmer kapata (to practice deception; to play false; to betray one's trust; to go back on one's word). Cognate with Modern Khmer ក្បត់ (kbɑt, to betray; to deceive).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographicกบฏ
k ɓ ʈ
Phonemicกะ-บด
k a – ɓ ɗ
RomanizationPaiboongà-bòt
Royal Instituteka-bot
(standard) IPA(key)/ka˨˩.bot̚˨˩/

NounEdit

กบฏ (gà-bòt)

  1. betrayal; insurgency; insurrection; rebellion; treason; revolt.
  2. betrayer; insurgent; insurrectionist; rebel; traitor; revolter.

VerbEdit

กบฏ (gà-bòt) (abstract noun การกบฏ)

  1. to betray; to commit insurgency; to commit insurrection; to commit treason; to rebel; to revolt.