ThaiEdit

Alternative formsEdit

Alternative forms

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tai *koːᶜ (also); possibly via Old Khmer (ka), *កោ (*ko), *ករ៑ (*kar, a conjunction marking a consequential clause; to happen, to occur; to begin, to start; etc). Cognate with Northern Thai ᨣᩴ᩵; Lao ກໍ (), ກໍ່ (); Tai Dam ꪁꪷ꫁; Shan ၵေႃႈ (kōa), ၵေႃး (kóa); Ahom 𑜀𑜦𑜡 (), 𑜀𑜦𑜨𑜡 (keoā); Modern Khmer ក៏ (kɑɑ).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographicก็
k ˘
Phonemic
เก้าะ
e k ˆ ā a
ก้อ
k ˆ ɒ
RomanizationPaiboongɔ̂gɔ̂ɔ
Royal Institutekoko
(standard) IPA(key)/kɔʔ˥˩/(R)/kɔː˥˩/(R)
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ConjunctionEdit

ก็ (gɔ̂)

  1. used to indicate a consequence or result: so, thus, then, next, accordingly, etc.
  2. also; as well.

ParticleEdit

ก็ (gɔ̂)

  1. used just for linking words or for starting or emphasising an expression.

Derived termsEdit

Derived terms