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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tai *koːnᴮ (before). Cognate with Lao ກ່ອນ (kǭn), ᦂᦸᧃᧈ (k̇oan1), Shan ၵွၼ်ႇ (kòan), Ahom 𑜀𑜨𑜃𑜫 (kon), Zhuang gonq.

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic/Phonemicก่อน
k ˋ ɒ n
RomanizationPaiboongɔ̀ɔn
Royal Institutekon
(standard) IPA(key)/kɔːn˨˩/

AdverbEdit

ก่อน (gɔ̀ɔn)

  1. before.
  2. early.
  3. first.

AdjectiveEdit

ก่อน (gɔ̀ɔn)

  1. prior.
  2. previous; last; old.

PrepositionEdit

ก่อน (gɔ̀ɔn)

  1. before.

ConjunctionEdit

ก่อน (gɔ̀ɔn)

  1. before.