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EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Portuguese Sciam (Thailand), from Thai สยาม (sà-yǎam, Siam, historical name), from Pali suvaṇṇabhūmi (land of gold) or Sanskrit श्याम (śyāma, dark) or Mon [script needed] (rhmañña, stranger), probably the same root as Shan and Assam[1]

Proper nounEdit

Siam

  1. (historical) The country now known as Thailand.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Barend Jan Terwiel, Chaichuen Khamdaengyodtai, Shan Manuscripts. Franz Steiner, 2003, p. 9.

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Siam m

  1. (historical) Siam (the former name of Thailand)

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈziːam]
  • Hyphenation: Si‧am

Proper nounEdit

Siam n (genitive Siam or Siams)

  1. Siam

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


SpanishEdit

 
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Proper nounEdit

Siam m

  1. (historical) Siam (the former name of Thailand)