Thai

Thai

[tahy]
noun
1.
Also called Thailander [tahy-lan-der, -luhn-] . a native or descendant of a native of Thailand.
2.
the language of Thailand, a member of the Tai group of languages.
adjective
3.
of or pertaining to Thailand, its people, or their language; Siamese.
Also, Tai.
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Thai (taɪ)
 
adj
1.  of, relating to, or characteristic of Thailand, its people, or their language
 
n , Thais, Thai
2.  a native or inhabitant of Thailand
3.  the language of Thailand, sometimes classified as belonging to the Sino-Tibetan family

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Thai
1808, native name, from Tai, lit. "free." Thai stick "Asian marijuana cigarette" is attested by 1976.
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