What does Thailand mean?

Definitions for Thailand
ˈtaɪˌlænd, -ləndThai·land

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Thailand.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Thailand, Kingdom of Thailand, Siam(noun)

    a country of southeastern Asia that extends southward along the Isthmus of Kra to the Malay Peninsula

    "Thailand is the official name of the former Siam"

Wiktionary

  1. Thailand(ProperNoun)

    Country in Southeast Asia. Official name: Kingdom of Thailand. Its capital is Bangkok. Former name: Siam.

    Etymology: ไทย, from ไท

Freebase

  1. Thailand

    Thailand, officially the Kingdom of Thailand, formerly known as Siam, is a country located at the centre of the Indochina peninsula in Southeast Asia. It is bordered to the north by Burma and Laos, to the east by Laos and Cambodia, to the south by the Gulf of Thailand and Malaysia, and to the west by the Andaman Sea and the southern extremity of Burma. Its maritime boundaries include Vietnam in the Gulf of Thailand to the southeast, and Indonesia and India in the Andaman Sea to the southwest. The country is a constitutional monarchy, headed by King Rama IX, the ninth king of the House of Chakri, who, having reigned since 1946, is the world's longest-serving head of state and the longest-reigning monarch in Thai history. The king of Thailand is titled Head of State, Head of the Armed Forces, Adherent of Buddhism, and Upholder of religions. Thailand is the world's 51st-largest country in terms of total area, with an area of approximately 513,000 km², and is the 20th-most-populous country, with around 64 million people. The capital and largest city is Bangkok, which is Thailand's political, commercial, industrial and cultural hub. About 75% of the population is ethnically Thai, 14% is of Chinese origin, and 3% is ethnically Malay; the rest belong to minority groups including Mons, Khmers and various hill tribes. The country's official language is Thai. The primary religion is Buddhism, which is practiced by around 95% of the population.

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How to pronounce Thailand?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Thailand in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Thailand in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Thailand in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Thailand in a Sentence

  1. Alan Morison:

    I feel fantastic, the bad dream has ended, we're just so pleased that it's over. It's good news for Thailand and for media freedom as well. Our fight was for a good cause and justice has prevailed.

  2. Mark Mobius:

    All the Southeast Asian markets will benefit, but the most exciting at this stage are Thailand and Vietnam.

  3. Joseph Liow:

    It is by far the most devastating attack that Bangkok has seen -- or Thailand has seen, for that matter -- as far as I can remember, cITY BOMB HORROR.

  4. Jatuporn Buruspat:

    We will use the whale case and invite all sectors to show their intentions on how to reduce the use of plastic in Thailand.

  5. Suriya Jungrungreangkit:

    It's not about wealth, it's about connections with people who control Thailand. It's not about how much money you have.

Images & Illustrations of Thailand

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