Thai edit

Pronunciation edit

Orthographic/Phonemicจุ
t͡ɕ u
RomanizationPaiboon
Royal Institutechu
(standard) IPA(key)/t͡ɕuʔ˨˩/(R)

Etymology 1 edit

Related to บรรจุ (ban-jù) and ประจุ (bprà-jù). Compare Mon စုတ်.

Verb edit

จุ () (abstract noun การจุ or ความจุ)

  1. to contain; to hold; to have a capacity (for).

Adverb edit

จุ () (abstract noun ความจุ)

  1. (often used of eating) a lot; much; to a great degree.
    กินจุ
    gin
    to eat a lot; to eat a great deal

Etymology 2 edit

Onomatopoeic.

Alternative forms edit

Interjection edit

จุ ()

  1. used as a command to be silent or quiet: hush, shh, shush, etc.