ThaiEdit

Thai cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : หก (hòk)
    Ordinal : ที่หก (tîi-hòk)

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic/Phonemicหก
h k
RomanizationPaiboonhòk
Royal Institutehok
(standard) IPA(key)/hok̚˨˩/

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Southwestern Tai *xrokᴰ¹ˢ (six), from Proto-Tai *krokᴰ (six), from Old Chinese (OC *ruɡ, “six”).[1] Cognate with Northern Thai ᩉᩫ᩠ᨠ, Lao ຫົກ (hok), ᦷᦠᧅ (ḣok), Tai Dam ꪶꪬ꪿ꪀ, Shan ႁူၵ်း (húuk), Tai Nüa ᥞᥨᥐᥱ (hǒk), Ahom 𑜍𑜤𑜀𑜫 (ruk), Bouyei rogt, Zhuang roek or loeg, Nong Zhuang choak.

NumeralEdit

หก (hòk)

  1. 6 (Thai numeral: (6))

NounEdit

หก (hòk)

  1. six.

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

หก (hòk) (abstract noun การหก)

  1. to spill.
  2. to fall.
  3. to splatter.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Pittayaporn, Pittayawat (2014), “Layers of Chinese Loanwords in Proto-Southwestern Tai as Evidence for the Dating of the Spread of Southwestern Tai”, in MANUSYA: Journal of Humanities, volume 20 (special issue), Bangkok: Chulalongkorn University, ISSN 0859-9920, pages 47–68.