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AdjectiveEdit

ตาย

  1. (demonstrative) Thai script form of tāya, which is feminine genitive/dative/instrumental/ablative/locative singular of (ta, that)

PronounEdit

ตาย

  1. (demonstrative) Thai script form of tāya, which is feminine genitive/dative/instrumental/ablative/locative singular of (ta, her)

ThaiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tai *p.taːjᴬ (to die). Cognate with Lao ຕາຍ (tāi), ᦎᦻ (ṫaay), Shan တၢႆ (tǎay), Ahom 𑜄𑜩 (tay), Zhuang dai. Compare Proto-Austronesian *(m-)atay (to die).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic/Phonemicตาย
t ā y
RomanizationPaiboondtaai
Royal Institutetai
(standard) IPA(key)/taːj˧/

VerbEdit

ตาย (dtaai) (abstract noun การตาย or ความตาย)

  1. to die: to cease to live; to be or become dead.
  2. (of a machine, bodily organ, etc) to die: to stop; to cease to function.

AdverbEdit

ตาย (dtaai)

  1. (slang, sometimes sarcastic) to death: to a great degree, to excess.