thai-language.comInternet resource
for the Thai language
» more options here

F.A.Q. Check out the list of frequently asked questions for a quick answer to your inquiry

e-mail the author
site settings
site news
bulk lookup
Thanks for your

recent donations!

Narisa N. $+++!
John A. $+++!
Paul S. $100!
Mike A. $100!
Eric B. $100!
John Karl L. $100!
Don S. $100!
John S. $100!
Peter B. $100!
Ingo B $50
Peter d C $50
Hans G $50
Alan M. $50
Rod S. $50
Wolfgang W. $50
Bill O. $70
Ravinder S. $20
Chris S. $15
Jose D-C $20
Steven P. $20
Daniel W. $75
Rudolf M. $30
David R. $50
Judith W. $50
Roger C. $50
Steve D. $50
Sean F. $50
Paul G. B. $50
xsinventory $20
Nigel A. $15
Michael B. $20
Otto S. $20
Damien G. $12
Simon G. $5
Lindsay D. $25
David S. $25
Laurent L. $40
Peter van G. $10
Graham S. $10
Peter N. $30
James A. $10
Dmitry I. $10
Edward R. $50
Roderick S. $30
Mason S. $5
Henning E. $20
John F. $20
Daniel F. $10
Armand H. $20
Daniel S. $20
James McD. $20
Shane McC. $10
Roberto P. $50
Derrell P. $20
Trevor O. $30
Patrick H. $25
Rick @SS $15
Gene H. $10
Aye A. M. $33
S. Cummings $25
Will F. $20
Get e-mail

Sign-up to join our mail­ing list. You'll receive e­mail notification when this site is updated. Your privacy is guaran­teed; this list is not sold, shared, or used for any other purpose. Click here for more infor­mation.

To unsubscribe, click here.

เหง้า  ngaoF 
contents of this page
1.[of plants] tuber; bulb; root; stump
2.[derogatory] ancestor; origin; source

Royal Institute - 1982
เหง้า  /เหฺง้า/
[นาม] โคนลำต้นของพืชบางชนิด เช่น ขิง กระวาน ที่จมอยู่ในดิน.
[นาม] ต้นเดิม, ต้นวงศ์.

pronunciation guide
Phonemic Thaiเง่า
Royal Thai General Systemngao

1.   [noun, colloquial]
[of plants] tuber; bulb; root; stump

examplesถอนรากเหง้าthaawnR raakF ngaoFto dig up; to uproot
รากเหง้าของอกุศลraakF ngaoF khaawngR aL gooL sohnRthe root of all evil
รากเหง้าraakF ngaoFroot (of a plant)
รากเหง้าraakF ngaoForigin, family foundation
รากเหง้าraakF ngaoFancestor
รากเหง้าraakF ngaoFrhizome
รากเหง้าraakF ngaoForigin
2.   [noun, colloquial, vulgar, sarcastic-humorous]
[derogatory] ancestor; origin; source

examplesโคตรเหง้าศักราชkho:htF ngaoF sakL gaL raatL[a disparaging and derogatory way of referring to one's] family; race; lineage; pedigree; descent
โคตรเหง้าเหล่ากอkho:htF ngaoF laoL gaawMlineage; origin
โคตรเหง้าkho:htF ngaoFlineage

click here to submit a correction, drawing, image, audio recording, or comment for this page

click here to e-mail this page to a friend

page cached 12/7/2023 6:55:56 PM   online source for this page
Copyright © 2023 Portions copyright © by original authors, rights reserved, used by permission; Portions 17 USC §107.