Nouns represent people or things. You’ll need them whenever you want to refer to somebody or something. Memorize the Thai nouns below and you’ll be well equipped for almost every basic conversation.

This lesson is part of the chapter “Learning Thai“.

Basic Words & Phrases: Nouns

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Important nouns

EnglishThaiThai
(Romanization)
Pronunciation
(Audio)
childเด็กDèk
manผู้ชายPôo Chaai
womanงานNgaan
familyครอบครัวKrôp Krua
town / cityเมืองMeuang
countryประเทศBprà-Tâyt
worldผิดPìt
houseบ้านBâan
carรถRót
street / roadถนนTà-Nŏn
shopร้านRáan
doorประตูBprà-Dtoo
tableโต๊ะDtó
chairเก้าอี้Gâo-êe
windowผู้หญิงPôo Yĭng
newspaperหนังสือพิมพ์Năng-Sĕu Pim
bookหนังสือNăng-Sĕu
penปากกาลูกลื่นBpàak Gaa Lôok Lêun
bagกระเป๋าGrà-Bpăo
rucksackกระเป๋าสะพายหลังGrà-Bpăo Sà-Paai Lăng
happinessความสุขKwaam Sùk
loveรักRák
flowerดอกไม้Dòk Máai
ballลูกบอลLôok Bon
workโลกLôhk
vacationแย่มากYâe Mâak
passportหนังสือเดินทางNăng-Sĕu Dern-Taang
languageภาษาPaa-Săa
questionคำถามKam Tăam
answerตอบDtòp
beginning / startเริ่มต้นRêrm Dtôn
endสิ้นสุดSîn Sùt

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