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ThaiEdit

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic/Phonemicแทน
æ d n
RomanizationPaiboontɛɛn
Royal Institutethaen
(standard) IPA(key)/tʰɛːn˧/

Etymology 1Edit

PrepositionEdit

แทน (tɛɛn)

  1. instead of; in place of; rather than

Etymology 2Edit

Cognate with Lao ແທນ (thǣn), Shan တႅၼ်း (táen).

VerbEdit

แทน (tɛɛn) (abstract noun การแทน)

  1. to represent; to take place of.
  2. to replace.
  3. to repay; to retaliate.