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EtymologyEdit

From สภา (sà-paa, assembly; convention; council; etc) +‎ ขุนนาง (kǔn-naang, noble); literally "council of nobles"; calque of English House of Lords.

PronunciationEdit

Orthographicสภาขุนนาง
s bʰ ā kʰ u n n ā ŋ
Phonemicสะ-พา-ขุน-นาง
s a – b ā – kʰ u n – n ā ŋ
RomanizationPaiboonsà-paa-kǔn-naang
Royal Institutesa-pha-khun-nang
(standard) IPA(key)/sa˨˩.pʰaː˧.kʰun˩˩˦.naːŋ˧/

Proper nounEdit

สภาขุนนาง (sà-paa-kǔn-naang)

  1. House of Lords.

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