เมีย

See also: เม.ย.

ThaiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tai *miəᴬ (wife). Cognate with Lao ເມຍ (mīa), Northern Thai ᨾ᩠ᨿᩮ, Khün ᨾ᩠ᨿᩮ, ᦵᦙ (me), Tai Dam ꪣꪸ, Shan မေး (mée), Ahom 𑜉𑜣 ().

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic/Phonemicเมีย
e m ī y
RomanizationPaiboonmiia
Royal Institutemia
(standard) IPA(key)/mia̯˧/(R)

AdjectiveEdit

เมีย (miia)

  1. (chiefly used of animals, can be offensive if applied to humans) female.
  2. (slang) subordinate; inferior.

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NounEdit

เมีย (miia) (classifier คน)

  1. (informal, sometimes vulgar) wife: married woman.

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