อายุ

Nyah KurEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Thai อายุ (aa-yú).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

อายุ (ʼaa yuʼ)

  1. age (years old).

ThaiEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Pali āyu (age), from Sanskrit आयु (āyu); probably via Old Khmer ʼāyuḥ, ʼāyu° (age; life; lifespan). Compare Modern Khmer អាយុ (aayʊ’); Lao ອາຍຸ (ʼā nyu).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographicอายุ
ɒ ā y u
Phonemic
อา-ยุ
ɒ ā – y u
RomanizationPaiboonaa-yú
Royal Institutea-yu
(standard) IPA(key)/ʔaː˧.juʔ˦˥/(R)

NounEdit

อายุ (aa-yú)

  1. age.
  2. life.
  3. lifespan.

See alsoEdit