ตั้ง

See also: ตั่ง

ThaiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tai *taŋꟲ (to erect). Cognate with Northern Thai ᨲᩢ᩠᩶ᨦ, Lao ຕັ້ງ (tang), ᦎᧂᧉ (ṫang2), Shan တင်ႈ (tāng), Ahom 𑜄𑜂𑜫 (taṅ), Zhuang daengj.

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic/Phonemicตั้ง
t ạ ˆ ŋ
RomanizationPaiboondtâng
Royal Institutetang
(standard) IPA(key)/taŋ˥˩/(R)

VerbEdit

ตั้ง (dtâng) (abstract noun การตั้ง)

  1. to set up, to erect; to create, to establish; to form, to constitute.
  2. to set (in a certain position or condition):
    1. to locate; to situate.
    2. to put; to place.
    3. to nominate; to appoint; to invest (with a position, authority, etc); to install (in an office).
    4. to install: to place in position or connect for service or use.
    5. to adjust (a mechanism).
    6. to keep, maintain, or conduct (oneself in a certain condition or state).
  3. to stand; to erect; to set or be in an upright or vertical position or direction.
  4. to specify; to determine; to fix.
  5. to heap up; to pile up; to put or place (something over, above, or on top of another).
  6. to commence; to start.

Derived termsEdit

Derived terms

AdverbEdit

ตั้ง (dtâng)

  1. as much as, as many as, so far as; up to; almost.

ClassifierEdit

ตั้ง (dtâng)

  1. Classifier for things piled up or placed over, above, or on one another.

NounEdit

ตั้ง (dtâng)

  1. occasion; round; time.