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เป็นลางร้าย
bpenM laangM raaiH
pronunciation guide
Phonemic Thaiเป็น-ลาง-ร้าย
IPApen laːŋ ráːj
Royal Thai General Systempen lang rai

 [verb, intransitive, phrase, colloquial]
definition
to bode ill (for)

categories
componentsเป็นลางbpenM laangMto bode
ร้าย raaiH[is] bad; very bad; fierce; cruel; harmful; evil; wild
related wordsซวย suayM[แต้จิ๋ว  dialect] bad luck
เป็นลางbpenM laangMto bode
เป็นลางดีbpenM laangM deeMto bode well (for)
เฮงhaehngM[แต้จิ๋ว  dialect] good fortune
เฮงซวยhaehngM suayM[แต้จิ๋ว  dialect] [disparaging slang] good luck and bad luck; really unlucky; lousy; worthless
sample
sentence
ผึ้งทำรังทางทิศตะวันออกของอาคารเชื่อกันว่าเป็นลางดีแมงมุมตีอกเชื่อกันว่าเป็นลางร้าย
pheungF thamM rangM thaangM thitH dtaL wanM aawkL khaawngR aaM khaanM cheuuaF ganM waaF bpenM laangM deeM maaengM moomM dteeM ohkL cheuuaF ganM waaF bpenM laangM raaiH
"If bees build a hive on the East side of a building, people believe that this is a good omen; if a spider make a web there [however], it is a bad sign."

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