ประชามติ

Thai edit

Etymology edit

From Sanskrit प्रजा (prajā, mankind; people) + मति (mati, determination; resolution; view); literally "people's resolution". Cognate with Khmer ប្រជាមតិ (prɑciə mĕəʼteʼ), Lao ປະຊາມະຕິ (pa sā ma ti).

Pronunciation edit

Orthographicประชามติ
p r a d͡ʑ ā m t i
Phonemic
ปฺระ-ชา-มะ-ติ
p ̥ r a – d͡ʑ ā – m a – t i
RomanizationPaiboonbprà-chaa-má-dtì
Royal Institutepra-cha-ma-ti
(standard) IPA(key)/pra˨˩.t͡ɕʰaː˧.ma˦˥.tiʔ˨˩/(R)

Noun edit

ประชามติ (bprà-chaa-má-dtì)

  1. (law) plebiscite; referendum.