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นัก

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See also: นก and นึก

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ThaiEdit

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic/Phonemic นัก
n ạ k
Paiboon nák
(standard) IPA(key) /nak̚˦˥/
Homophones นัข
นัค

Etymology 1Edit

From Pre-Angkorian Old Khmer `nak, `nakk, `anak or Angkorian Old Khmer `nak, `anak, `nakk, `nāk, `nāka, nāk, nākk, nakk (worthy: courtesy title for honorable men).

NounEdit

นัก (nák)

  1. (archaic) an honorific for a member of the Khmer royalty or nobility, either male or female.

Usage notesEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Khmer ʼnaka, ʼanaka, ʼnak, naka, nãka, nâka, naga (individual, one, person; inhabitant, native, resident; servant; worker; etc). Compare Modern Khmer អ្នក (’nâk), Khmer នាក់ (néak).

NounEdit

นัก (nák)

  1. used to prefix any word to form an agent noun.
Derived termsEdit


Etymology 3Edit

Uncertain. Compare Lao ນັກ (nak).

AdjectiveEdit

นัก (nák) (abstract noun ความนัก)

  1. many; much.

AdverbEdit

นัก (nák) (abstract noun ความนัก)

  1. much; quite; very.