Thai

noun
\ ˈtī How to pronounce Thai (audio) \
plural Thai or Thais

Definition of Thai

 (Entry 1 of 2)

2a : a native or inhabitant of Thailand
b : one who is descended from a Thai
3 : the official language of Thailand

Definition of Thai (Entry 2 of 2)

: of or relating to Thailand, its people, or their language or culture

First Known Use of Thai

Noun

1808, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Adjective

1808, in the meaning defined above

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“Thai.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Thai. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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Thai

noun
How to pronounce Thai (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of Thai

: a person born, raised, or living in Thailand
: a person whose family is from Thailand
: the language of Thailand

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