สิบ

ThaiEdit

Thai cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : สิบ (sìp)
    Ordinal : ที่สิบ (tîi-sìp)

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese (MC d͡ʑiɪp̚, “ten”). Cognate with Northern Thai ᩈᩥ᩠ᨷ, Lao ສິບ (sip), ᦉᦲᧇ (ṡiib), Tai Dam ꪎꪲꪚ, Shan သိပ်း (síp), Tai Nüa ᥔᥤᥙᥴ (síp), Ahom 𑜏𑜢𑜆𑜫 (sip), Bouyei xib, Zhuang cib, Saek ซิ̄บ.

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic/Phonemicสิบ
s i ɓ
RomanizationPaiboonsìp
Royal Institutesip
(standard) IPA(key)/sip̚˨˩/

NumeralEdit

สิบ (sìp)

  1. 10 (Thai numeral: ๑๐ (10))

NounEdit

สิบ (sìp)

  1. ten.

Usage notesEdit

When "one" is at the position of tens, use only สิบ; do not use หนึ่งสิบ.

Derived termsEdit

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