ทูล

ThaiEdit

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Alternative forms

EtymologyEdit

From Old Khmer *dūl, *dul, dval, dvall, dvāl (to address (clergy or royalty); to carry or wear on the head; head; top; eminence, majesty; head-shaped formation, as dome, hill, hillock, bulge, swelling, etc). Cognate with Modern Khmer ទួល (tuəl), ទូល (tuul).

Extended as Old Khmer pandūl, pandul, paṃdul, pandval, from which Thai บัณฑูร (ban-tuun) was derived. Also extended as Thai ทำนูล (tam-nuul).

Compare Old Mon tūl, tul (above; on); Middle Mon duiw (hill; hilltop); Burmese တောင် (taung, hill; mountain).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographicทูล
d ū l
Phonemic
ทูน
d ū n
RomanizationPaiboontuun
Royal Institutethun
(standard) IPA(key)/tʰuːn˧/(R)
Homophonesทูน
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VerbEdit

ทูล (tuun) (abstract noun การทูล)

  1. (royal) to address, inform, tell, or speak to (a god, high priest, or royal person).
  2. (archaic) to carry (with or on the head).

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