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khaaF naamH nohmM
pronunciation guide
Phonemic Thaiค่า-น้าม-นม
IPAkʰâː náːm nom
Royal Thai General Systemkha nam nom

 [noun, phrase]
bride price

notesmoney given to the bride' s parents by the groom' s parents at the engagement ceremony as supposed compensation for breast milk.
componentsค่า khaaFvalue; price; charge; cost; expense
น้ำนม  naamH nohmMmilk
พ่อแม่ผู้หญิงไม่เรียกร้องเงินทอง แต่ เราก็ตั้งใจจะให้เงินเขาบ้างเป็นค่าน้ำนม
phaawF maaeF phuuF yingR maiF riiakF raawngH ngernM thaawngM dtaaeL raoM gaawF dtangF jaiM jaL haiF ngernM khaoR baangF bpenM khaaF naamH nohmM
"The bride’s parents did not demand money, but we were determined to provide them some funding as compensation [for their daughters upbringing]."

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