หอย

ThaiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tai *hoːjᴬ (shellfish). Cognate with Lao ຫອຍ, Shan ႁွႆ (hǒay).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographicหอย
h ɒ y
Phonemic
{Short}
ห็อย
h ˘ ɒ y
RomanizationPaiboonhɔ̌i
Royal Institutehoi
(standard) IPA(key)/hɔj˩˩˦/

NounEdit

หอย (hɔ̌i)

  1. (zoology) mollusk, such as shell, shellfish, snail, etc
  2. (slang) female genitalia.

Proper nounEdit

หอย (hɔ̌i)

  1. (soccer slang, humorous) Chelsea Football Club.