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PronunciationEdit

Orthographic ฤกษ์
ṛ k ʂ ʻ
Phonemic เริก
e r i k
Paiboon rə̂ək
(standard) IPA(key) /rɤːk̚˥˩/

Etymology 1Edit

From Sanskrit ऋक्ष (ṛkṣa, constellation; lunar mansion; star). Cognate with Old Khmer ṛkṣa (lunar mansion); Modern Khmer ឫក្ស (rœ̆ksâ, auspicious time determined by astrologer; star).

NounEdit

ฤกษ์ (rə̂ək)

  1. (astrology) (พระ~) time or point of time believed to bring good or bad outcomes, as determined by an astrologer.
  2. (astrology, astronomy, now rare) planet; star.

AdjectiveEdit

ฤกษ์ (rə̂ək)

  1. (of a celestial body) luminous.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Sanskrit ऋक्ष (ṛkṣa, bear).

NounEdit

ฤกษ์ (rə̂ək)

  1. (elegant) bear (animal).

Proper nounEdit

ฤกษ์ (rə̂ək)

  1. (elegant, now rare) Ursa Major.
SynonymsEdit