กรุง

ThaiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Khmer ក្រុង ‎(grong).

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NounEdit

กรุง ‎(grung)

  1. capital city.
  2. the city which is the seat of government in a country, state, etc., although not being its capital city.
    • กรุงเฮก
      Krung hek. [RTGS]
      [krũŋ˧ he:k̚˥] [IPA]
      The Hague.
  3. (archaic) a nation.
  4. (archaic) a monarch; a sovereign.
    • Defeat of the Yuan:
      กรุงลาวกรยงโกรธฟุ้ง ไฟลาม ลู่แฮ
      Krung lao kriang krot fung · fai lam · lu hae. [RTGS]
      [krũŋ˧ läːw˧ kriːä̃ŋ˧ kroːt̚˨˩ fũŋ˦˥ · fäj˧ lä̃ːm˧ · luː˥˩ hɛː˧] [IPA]
      The Lao king is extremely enraged, like a fire that is furiously burning everywhere.
    • Defeat of the Yuan:
      แถลงปางธรรมิศรเจ้า จอมปราณ เสด็จล่วงบเกรงกรุง ทั่วด้าว
      Thalaeng pang thammit chao · chom pran · sadet luang bo kreng krung · thua dao. [RTGS]
      [tʰä˩.lɛ̃ːŋ˩˥ pä̃ːŋ˧ tʰä̃m˧.mit˦̚˥ t͡ɕäːw˥˩ · t͡ɕɔ̃ːm˧ prä̃ːn˧ · sä˩.det̚˩ luːä̃ŋ˥˩ bɔː˧ krẽːŋ˧ krũŋ˧ · tʰuːä˥˩ däːw˥˩] [IPA]
      Now it will tell of the time that the pious king who was the lord of lives invaded every region without fearing any king on earth.

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