ช่วย

ThaiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese (MC d͡ʒɨʌH). Cognate with Lao ຊ່ວຍ (suāi) or ຊ່ອຍ (sǭi), ᦋᦾᧈ (tsoay1), Shan ၸွႆႈ (tsōay), Ahom 𑜋𑜨𑜩 (choy) or 𑜋𑜢𑜤𑜐𑜫 (chueny).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic/Phonemicช่วย
d͡ʑ ˋ w y
RomanizationPaiboonchûai
Royal Institutechuai
(standard) IPA(key)/t͡ɕʰua̯j˥˩/(R)

VerbEdit

ช่วย (chûai) (abstract noun การช่วย)

  1. to help.