แก้ว

Contents

ThaiEdit

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic/Phonemic แก้ว
æ k ˆ w
Paiboon gɛ̂ɛo
(Bangkok) IPA(key) /kɛːw˥˩/

Etymology 1Edit

Possibly from Khmer កែវ ‎(kêv).

AdjectiveEdit

แก้ว ‎(gɛ̂ɛo)

  1. precious, dear, or excellent like crystal or diamond.

NounEdit

แก้ว ‎(gɛ̂ɛo)

  1. any clear, transparent substance, as crystal, diamond, glass, etc., whether natural or artificial.
  2. anything made of or resembling such a substance.
  3. anyone or anything considered precious, dear, or excellent like crystal or diamond.
  4. a glass (drinking container).
Derived termsEdit
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

แก้ว ‎(gɛ̂ɛo)

  1. (zoology) any of various hook-billed birds of the order Psittaciformes, as the cockatoo, lory, macaw, or parakeet.
  2. (zoology) any of various caterpillars of the families Papilionidae and Sphingidae.
  3. (zoology) the sea fish, Otolithoides biauritus (Cantor), of the family Sciaenidae.
GalleryEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

แก้ว ‎(gɛ̂ɛo)

  1. (botany) the plant, Murraya paniculata (L.) Jack, of the family Rutaceae, commonly known as Orange Jessamine.
  2. (botany and Northern Thai dialect) the plant, Mimusops elengi L., of the family Sapotaceae, commonly known as Spanish cherry.
  3. (botany) Mangifera indica L., a species of mango.
  4. (botany) Citrus nobilis Lour. or , a species of orange, commonly known as King Tangor.
GalleryEdit
Derived termsEdit
SynonymsEdit
Read in another language