นัย

ThaiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Pali naya (method; plan) or Sanskrit नय (naya, method, guide; means; reason).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographicนัย
n ạ y
Phonemic
ไน
ai n
[sometimes considered nonstandard]
ไน-ยะ
ai n – y a
RomanizationPaiboonnainai-yá
Royal Institutenainai-ya
(standard) IPA(key)/naj˧/(R)/naj˧.jaʔ˦˥/(R)
Homophones

NounEdit

นัย (nai)

  1. (formal) way; manner; means; form; style.
  2. (formal) point; sense; meaning; significance; import; implication; purport.
  3. (formal) viewpoint; view; attitude.
  4. (formal) essence; essential part.