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EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit कर्म(karma, action; activity); probably via Old Khmer karmma, karmma°(business, employment, occupation, work; karma; rite, sacrifice; etc).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic กรรม
k r r m
Phonemic กำ
k å
[bound form]
กำ-มะ-
k å – m a –
Paiboon gam gam-má-
(Bangkok) IPA(key) /käm˧/ /käm˧.mä(ʔ)˦˥./
Homophones กำ

ClassifierEdit

กรรม (gam)

  1. (law) used to classify criminal acts and criminal offences.

InterjectionEdit

กรรม (gam)

  1. (Internet slang) used to express disappointment, frustration, or pity.

NounEdit

กรรม (gam)

  1. death.
  2. act; action; activity; conduct; deed.
  3. business; employment; occupation; work.
  4. ceremony; rite.
  5. sin; wrongful deed.
  6. mishap; misfortune.
  7. karma: retributive justice; effect of past deeds; fate; destiny.
  8. (grammar) object.

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