เหตุ

Northern ThaiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Pali hetu (case, matter; cause, motive, reason; root; etc) or Sanskrit हेतु (hetu, idem)

NounEdit

เหตุ (transliteration needed)

  1. cause, reason

PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

เหตุ m

  1. Thai script form of hetu

DeclensionEdit


ThaiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Pali hetu (case, matter; cause, motive, reason; root; etc) or Sanskrit हेतु (hetu, idem); possibly via Old Khmer hetu, *hetu (because; cause, reason; etc). Cognate with Modern Khmer ហេតុ (haet).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographicเหตุ
e h t u
Phonemicเหด
e h ɗ
RomanizationPaiboonhèet
Royal Institutehet
(standard) IPA(key)/heːt̚˨˩/

NounEdit

เหตุ (hèet)

  1. cause, factor; ground, reason.
  2. event; incident; situation; happening; occurrence; circumstance.
  3. (archaic) account; note; record.

ConjunctionEdit

เหตุ (hèet)

  1. because.

PrepositionEdit

เหตุ (hèet)

  1. because.

Derived termsEdit

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