ต่อ

ThaiEdit

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic/Phonemicต่อ
t ˋ ɒ
RomanizationPaiboondtɔ̀ɔ
Royal Instituteto
(standard) IPA(key)/tɔː˨˩/(R)

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Tai *toːᴮ (bee). Cognate with Lao ຕໍ່ (), ᦎᦸᧈ (ṫoa1), Shan တေႃႇ (tàu), Zhuang doq. Compare Proto-Be *ɗawᴮꟲ².

NounEdit

ต่อ (dtɔ̀ɔ)

  1. (ตัว~) wasp.

Etymology 2Edit

Cognate with Northern Thai ᨲᩬᩴ᩵, Lao ຕໍ່ (), Khün ᨲᩳ᩵, ᦎᦸᧈ (ṫoa1), Shan တေႃႇ (tàu), Ahom 𑜄𑜦𑜡 (). Compare Thai ท่อ (tɔ̂ɔ), ทอ (tɔɔ), Old Khmer dara (to strike; to smite), Modern Khmer ទរ (tɔɔ), Middle Chinese (MC təuH).

VerbEdit

ต่อ (dtɔ̀ɔ) (abstract noun การต่อ)

  1. (now chiefly in combination) to fight; to strike; to attack; to combat; to war; to battle.

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

ต่อ (dtɔ̀ɔ) (abstract noun การต่อ)

  1. to negotiate; to bargain.
  2. (colloquial, of a price) to ask for reduction.

Etymology 4Edit

PrepositionEdit

ต่อ (dtɔ̀ɔ)

  1. per: for each; for every.
  2. to: used for expressing comparison or opposition.
  3. to: used for expressing motion or direction towards someone or something.
  4. until; once.
  5. before; against.

Etymology 5Edit

VerbEdit

ต่อ (dtɔ̀ɔ) (abstract noun การต่อ)

  1. to extend; to prolong.
  2. to connect; to join.
  3. to build, construct, or create, especially by assembling certain materials.
  4. to entice or lure (as into a trap, danger, etc); to decoy; to bait.
  5. (of a vehicle, the flame on a candle, etc) to transfer (from one to another).
  6. (of knowledge) to transfer or pass on (as from a teacher to a student).

AdjectiveEdit

ต่อ (dtɔ̀ɔ)

  1. next; further
Derived termsEdit

ClassifierEdit

ต่อ (dtɔ̀ɔ)

  1. time: used for expressing multiplication.