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ตุ๊ก ๆ

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ThaiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Imitative from the sound of the two-stroke engine.

PronunciationEdit

Orthographicตุ๊ก ๆ
t u ˊ k    «
Phonemicตุ๊ก-ตุ๊ก
t u ˊ k – t u ˊ k
RomanizationPaiboondtúk-dtúk
Royal Institutetuk-tuk
(standard) IPA(key)/tuk̚˦˥.tuk̚˦˥/
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NounEdit

ตุ๊ก ๆ (dtúk-dtúk) (classifier คัน)

  1. (colloquial) tuk-tuk (a motorized tricycle, a small 3-wheeled motorised vehicle, very common in Thailand)

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