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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

NounEdit

ภาษา (transliteration needed)

  1. language

Northern ThaiEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

As for this word in Thai.

NounEdit

ภาษา

  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˩˩˦/
Audio

NounEdit

ภาษา (paa-sǎa) (classifier ภาษา)

  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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