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ThaiEdit

PronunciationEdit

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

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Khmer ṛkṣa (lunar mansion) or from Modern Khmer ឫក្ស (rœ̆ksâ, propitious time; star), ultimately from Sanskrit ऋक्ष (ṛkṣa, constellation; lunar mansion; star).

AdjectiveEdit

ฤกษ์ (rə̂ək)

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

NounEdit

ฤกษ์ (rə̂ək)

  1. (astrology) time or point of time believed to bring good or bad outcomes.
  2. (astrology, astronomy) planet.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Sanskrit ऋक्ष (ṛkṣa, bear).

NounEdit

ฤกษ์ (rə̂ək)

  1. (literary, poetic, astrology, astronomy) bear (animal).

Proper nounEdit

ฤกษ์ (rə̂ək)

  1. (now rare) Ursa Major.
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