ThaiEdit

PronunciationEdit

Orthographicอร
ɒ r
Phonemic
ออน
ɒ ɒ n
RomanizationPaiboonɔɔn
Royal Instituteon
(standard) IPA(key)/ʔɔːn˧/(R)

Etymology 1Edit

Uncertain. Perhaps from:

NounEdit

อร (ɔɔn)

  1. (literary, poetic) maiden; damsel; lass.

AdjectiveEdit

อร (ɔɔn)

  1. (literary, poetic) adorable; beautiful; lovely.

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Old Khmer ʼara, *ʼa (glad, happy; to delight, to gladden, to please; etc). Cognate with Modern Khmer អរ (ʼɑɑ).

VerbEdit

อร (ɔɔn)

  1. (literary, poetic) to content; to delight; to gladden; to please.