See also: ขา and ข่า

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ThaiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tai *xa. Cognate with Lao ຂ້າ(khā) and Shan ၶႃႈ(kʰaa3).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic ข้า
kʰ ˆ ā
Phonemic ค่า
g ˋ ā
Paiboon kâa
(Bangkok) IPA(key) /kʰäː˥˩/
Homophones ค่า
ฆ่า

NounEdit

ข้า (kâa)

  1. (archaic) citizen
  2. attendant; retainer; servant
  3. slave

Derived termsEdit

PronounEdit

ข้า (kâa)

  1. (dated) a first person pronoun, used when addressing a person of equal or lower status.

Usage notesEdit