See also: ไว้

ThaiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Middle Chinese (MC kʰˠuaiH). Cognate with Northern Thai ᩅᩮᩥ᩠ᨿ or ᩅᩰᩫ᩠ᨿ, Lao ໄວ (wai), ᦺᦞ (vay), Shan ဝႆး (wái), Tai Nüa ᥝᥭᥰ (wäy), Ahom 𑜈𑜩 (bay).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic/Phonemicไว
ai w
RomanizationPaiboonwai
Royal Institutewai
(standard) IPA(key)/waj˧/(R)
Homophonesวัย
ไวทย์

AdverbEdit

ไว (wai) (abstract noun ความไว)

  1. quickly.

VerbEdit

ไว (wai)

  1. to be fast, quick.

Derived termsEdit

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