ราช

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ThaiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit राज ‎(rāja, king; sovereign).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic ราช
r ā d͡ʑ
Phonemic ราด
r ā ɗ
[bound form]
ราด-ชะ-
r ā ɗ – d͡ʑ a –
Paiboon râat râat-chá-
(Bangkok) IPA(key) /räːt̚˥˩/ /räːt̚˥˩.t͡ɕʰä(ʔ)˦˥./
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AdjectiveEdit

ราช ‎(râat)

  1. royal.

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NounEdit

ราช ‎(râat)

  1. monarch; sovereign.
    • นาคราช
      nâak-ká-râat
      King of serpents.
    • มหาราช
      má-hǎa-râat
      High king.
  2. chief; head; leader; superior.
    • สังฆราช
      sǎang-ká-râat
      High priest.
      (literally) Chief of monastic order.

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