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bpitL thaawngM langR phraH
Royal Institute - 1982
ปิดทองหลังพระ  /ปิด-ทอง-หฺลัง-พฺระ/
[กริยา] (การใช้: สำนวน) ทำความดีแต่ไม่ได้รับการยกย่อง เพราะไม่มีใครเห็นคุณค่า.

pronunciation guide
Phonemic Thaiปิด-ทอง-หฺลัง-พฺระ
IPApìt tʰɔːŋ lǎŋ pʰráʔ
Royal Thai General Systempit thong lang phra

 [phrase, figurative, colloquial, idiom]
[a Thai idiom meaning] to not seek praise for one's good deeds; to do good by stealth

componentsปิด bpitLto affix, stick, attach, or pin up
ทอง  thaawngMgold; Au
หลัง langRthe back of a person, animal, or object
พระ  phraHpriest; minister; cleric; monk; padre; god; Buddha image

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