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EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit राशि (rāśi, cluster; heap; pile; zodiac sign); probably via Old Khmer rāśi, raśi (zodiac sign). Compare Modern Khmer រាសី (riəsəy).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographicราศี
r ā ɕ ī
Phonemicรา-สี
r ā – s ī
RomanizationPaiboonraa-sǐi
Royal Institutera-si
(standard) IPA(key)/raː˧.siː˩˩˦/

NounEdit

ราศี (raa-sǐi)

  1. (elegant) sum; mass; assemblage; aggregate; accumulation.
  2. beauty, excellence, or goodness of form, manner, conduct, motion, or action.
  3. favorable sign; propitious circumstance.
  4. (astrology)
    1. any of the twelve divisions of the ecliptic under the solar system of astrology, each divided into 30 degrees and represented by a constellation.
    2. any of the twelve solar zodiac signs, named after the said twelve constellations.

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