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EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit नियम(niyama, restraining; rule; law; precept) or Pali niyama(restraint; limitation). Cognate with Khmer និយម(nĭymô), Lao ນິຍົມ(ni nyom).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic นิยม
n i y m
Phonemic นิ-ยม
n i – y m
Paiboon ní-yom
(Bangkok) IPA(key) /ni˦˥.jom˧/

NounEdit

นิยม ‎(ní-yom)

  1. principle
  2. theory; doctrine

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AdjectiveEdit

นิยม ‎(ní-yom) ‎(abstract noun ความนิยม)

  1. popular; fashionable

VerbEdit

นิยม ‎(ní-yom) ‎(abstract noun การนิยม)

  1. (intransitive) to be popular; to be fashionable, to be in vogue
  2. (transitive) to appreciate; to admire

Derived termsEdit