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NounEdit

ภาษา (phasa)

  1. language

ThaiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Pali bhāsā, from Sanskrit भाषा (bhāṣā). Compare Khmer ភាសា (pʰiesaa), Khün ᨽᩣᩈᩣ, Lao ພາສາ (phā sā), Malay bahasa, Shan ၽႃႇသႃႇ (phàa sàa).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographicภาษา
bʰ ā ʂ ā
Phonemicพา-สา
b ā – s ā
RomanizationPaiboonpaa-sǎa
Royal Institutepha-sa
(standard) IPA(key)/pʰaː˧.saː˩˩˦/
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NounEdit

ภาษา (paa-sǎa)

  1. language (form of communication using words: spoken, gestured, or written).
  2. language (computer language).
  3. (archaic) a minority that speaks a certain language.
  4. (figuratively) any matter, content, or story that is understood by the people discussing it.

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