ห่าม

ThaiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Lao ເຫີ່ມ (hœ̄m), Northern Thai ᩉ᩵ᩣ᩠ᨾ, Khün ᩉ᩵ᩣ᩠ᨾ, ᦣᦱᧄᧈ (haam1), Shan ႁၢမ်ႇ (hàam).

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PronunciationEdit

Orthographic/Phonemicห่าม
h ˋ ā m
RomanizationPaiboonhàam
Royal Instituteham
(standard) IPA(key)/haːm˨˩/

VerbEdit

ห่าม (hàam) (abstract noun การห่าม or ความห่าม)

  1. to be nearly ripe
  2. to be impulsive; to be eccentric