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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tai *ʰrwɤːjᴬ (to disappear). Cognate with Northern Thai ᩉᩣ᩠ᨿ, Lao ຫາຍ (hāi), Shan ႁၢႆ (hǎay), Ahom 𑜑𑜩 (hay) or 𑜍𑜩 (ray).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic/Phonemicหาย
h ā y
RomanizationPaiboonhǎai
Royal Institutehai
(standard) IPA(key)/haːj˩˩˦/

VerbEdit

หาย (hǎai) (abstract noun การหาย)

  1. to disappear.
  2. to be lost; to be missing.
  3. to be empty.
  4. to recover (from illness, malfunction).

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