ภววิทยา

ThaiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ภว (pwá, condition; being; form; existence; etc) +‎ วิทยา (wít-tá-yaa, science; knowledge; etc); perhaps calque of English ontology; coined by the Royal Institute of Thailand in 2002.

PronunciationEdit

Orthographicภววิทยา
bʰ w w i d y ā
Phonemic
พะ-วะ-วิด-ทะ-ยา
b a – w a – w i ɗ – d a – y ā
RomanizationPaiboonpá-wá-wít-tá-yaa
Royal Institutepha-wa-wit-tha-ya
(standard) IPA(key)/pʰa˦˥.wa˦˥.wit̚˦˥.tʰa˦˥.jaː˧/(R)

NounEdit

ภววิทยา (pá-wá-wít-tá-yaa)

  1. (philosophy) ontology.

See alsoEdit