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ThaiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tai *ɓoːtᴰ. Cognate with Lao ບອດ (bǭt), ᦢᦸᧆᧈ (ḃoad1), Shan မွတ်ႇ (mòat) or ဝွတ်ႇ (wòat), Ahom 𑜈𑜨𑜄𑜫 (bot). Compare Proto-Austronesian *buCa (whence Malay buta and Hiligaynon buta).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic/Phonemicบอด
ɓ ɒ ɗ
RomanizationPaiboonbɔ̀ɔt
Royal Institutebot
(standard) IPA(key)/bɔːt̚˨˩/
Homophonesบอร์ด

AdjectiveEdit

บอด (bɔ̀ɔt)

  1. blind; sightless.
  2. dirty (of spark plug).
  3. solid (of improper Thai letter's head writing).
  4. sunken (of nipple).
  5. zero-scored (of playing cards).