See also: ขื่อ and ข้อ

ThaiEdit

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic/Phonemicขอ
kʰ ɒ
RomanizationPaiboonkɔ̌ɔ
Royal Institutekho
(standard) IPA(key)/kʰɔː˩˩˦/(R)
Homophones

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Tai *xɔːᴬ (hook). Cognate with Northern Thai ᨢᩬᩴ, Lao ຂໍ (khǭ), Shan ၶေႃ (khǒa), Ahom 𑜁𑜦𑜡 (khō).

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

ขอ (kɔ̌ɔ)

  1. hook
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Tai *k.roːᴬ (to beg). Cognate with Northern Thai ᨡᩬᩴ, Lao ຂໍ (khǭ), Shan ၶေႃ (khǒa), Bouyei jol, Zhuang gyo.

VerbEdit

ขอ (kɔ̌ɔ) (abstract noun การขอ)

  1. to ask; to request.
  2. may I have ., please? (in requests)

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

ขอ (kɔ̌ɔ)

  1. a kind of tuberous plant