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ทูน  thuunM 
contents of this page place in an elevated position; to respect; to revere; to worship; to esteem carry on the head

Royal Institute - 1982
ทูน ๑  /ทูน/
[กริยา] เทิน, ทรงหรือเชิญสิ่งของไว้บนศีรษะ, เช่น เอาของทูนหัว, โดยปริยายใช้เป็นคำเปรียบเทียบมีความหมายคล้ายคลึงเช่นนั้นด้วยความรักใคร่หรือด้วยความเคารพอย่างสูง เช่น พ่อทูนหัว แม่ทูนหัว.
ทูน ๒  /ทูน/
[วิเศษณ์] ชิดทางใน (บอกควายในเวลาไถนา).

pronunciation guide
Phonemic Thaiทูน
Royal Thai General Systemthun

1. common Thai word   [verb]
to place in an elevated position; to respect; to revere; to worship; to esteem

examplesทูนหัวให้thuunM huaaR haiFto humbly present
แม่ทูนหัวmaaeF thuunM huaaRmy darling
ทูนหัวthuunM huaaR[a title of endearment for a child or younger relation]
เทิดทูนtheertF thuunMto worship, admire, extol, esteem, respect
ทูนหัวให้thuunM huaaR haiFto grant willingly; bestow; humbly present
พ่อทูนหัวphaawF thuunM huaaRgodfather
แม่ทูนหัวmaaeF thuunM huaaRgodmother
ทูนหัวthuunM huaaRto carry something on one's head
2.   [verb, transitive]
to carry on the head

synonymเทิน theernMto uphold; carry on one's head
related wordsคอน khaawnMto carry a single load at the end of a pole held across the shoulder
แบก baaekLto carry a load on or over the shoulder or on the back; to carry piggyback
หาบ haapLto carry a load suspended at each end of a pole across the shoulder
หาม haamRto carry a single object by its handles using both hands or by two people, each holding one side
หิ้ว hiuFto hold or carry (something) by its handle
อุ้ม oomFto carry; hold (in arms); to cradle

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