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ThaiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tai *ɓlɯənᴬ (moon; month). Cognate with Northern Thai ᨯᩮᩬᩥᩁ, Lao ເດືອນ (dư̄an), ᦵᦡᦲᧃ (ḋoen), Shan လိူၼ် (lǒen), Ahom 𑜓𑜢𑜤𑜃𑜫 (duen) or 𑜃𑜢𑜤𑜃𑜫 (nuen), Zhuang ndwen or mbwen, Saek เบรี๋ยน. Compare also Proto-Austronesian *bulaN (whence Malay bulan).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic/Phonemicเดือน
e ɗ ụ̄ ɒ n
RomanizationPaiboondʉʉan
Royal Instituteduean
(standard) IPA(key)/dɯa̯n˧/

NounEdit

เดือน (dʉʉan)

  1. month.
  2. moon.

SynonymsEdit