สาวก

Northern ThaiEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Pali sāvaka

NounEdit

สาวก (transliteration needed)

  1. disciple

PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

สาวก m

  1. Thai script form of sāvaka (“disciple”)
    2005, บุญคิด วัชรศาสตร์, ภาษาเมืองล้านนา [The Language of Mueang Lanna] (in Thai), Chiang Mai: Tharatong Print Shop, →ISBN, page 188:
    สุปฏิปนฺโน ถควโต สาวกสงฺโฆ, อุชุปฏิปนฺโน ภควโด สาวกสงฺโฆ, ญายปฏิปนฺโน ภควโต สาวกสงฺโฆ, สามีจิปฏิปนฺโน ภควโต สาวกสงฺโฆ,
    supaṭipanno bhagavato sāvakasaṅgho, ujupaṭipanno bhagavato sāvakasaṅgho, ñāyapaṭipanno bhagavato sāvakasaṅgho, sāmīcipaṭipanno bhagavato sāvakasaṅgho,
    The assembly of the Fortunate One's disciples is following the right way. The assembly of the Fortunate One's disciples is following the straight way. The assembly of the Fortunate One's disciples is following the right way. The assembly of the Fortunate One's disciples is following the proper way.

DeclensionEdit


ThaiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Pali sāvaka (disciple; follower, literally hearer; listener). Cognate with Khmer សាវក (savkâ).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographicสาวก
s ā w k
Phonemic
สา-วก
s ā – w k
RomanizationPaiboonsǎa-wók
Royal Institutesa-wok
(standard) IPA(key)/saː˩˩˦.wok̚˦˥/(R)

NounEdit

สาวก (sǎa-wók)

  1. (chiefly religion) adherent; disciple; follower; pupil.
  2. (slang) adorer; fan; lover; supporter.

Related termsEdit