ThaiEdit

Alternative formsEdit

Alternative forms

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit शव (śava, corpse). Cognate with Khmer សព (sɑp). Compare Pali chava, from which Thai ฉวะ (chwà) is derived.

PronunciationEdit

Orthographicศพ
ɕ b
Phonemicสบ
s ɓ
RomanizationPaiboonsòp
Royal Institutesop
(standard) IPA(key)/sop̚˨˩/
Homophonesสบ

NounEdit

ศพ (sòp) (classifier ศพ)

  1. (of a human being) dead body: corpse, remains, cadaver, etc.

Usage notesEdit

  • The dead body an animal is called ซาก (sâak).

Derived termsEdit

Derived terms

Related termsEdit

Related terms