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ThaiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Northern Thai ᩅᩮᩥ᩠ᨿ, ᩅᩰᩫ᩠ᨿ, Lao ໄວ (wai), ᦺᦞ (vay), Shan ဝႆး (wáy).

PronunciationEdit

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

AdverbEdit

ไว (wai) (abstract noun ความไว)

  1. quickly.

VerbEdit

ไว (wai)

  1. to be fast, quick.

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