หวย [ หวย ]hŭay
This is an approximate indication of how common a word is in Thai.
[ Noun ]
hŭay dtâi dinแทงหวย
hŭay bon dinบอกหวย
- lottery ; raffle ; draw
- [to] win the lottery
- [to] hint (when playing the lottery)
- illegal lottery
hŭay dtâi din
- [to] buy a lottery ticket ; make a gamble
- host (of a lottery)
- lottery ; sweepstake
- government lottery ; legal lottery (literally the "above ground" lottery, as compared to the illegal "underground" one)
hŭay bon din
- [to] hint
- illegal lottery ; numbers game
The following results were found by doing a reverse lookup of the English > Thai dictionary for หวย. They can be helpful in providing similar or alternatives words, and to show more context in how หวย can be used.
Did You Know ?krap and ka in Thai
The polite particles ครับ krap and ค่ะ/คะ ka are amongst the most commonly used words in the Thai language, but they are virtually impossible to directly translate in English. krap is used by male speakers, ka by female speakers, and they are added to the end of a sentence to make it more polite and show respect to the listener. krap and ka are most commonly used when talking to people you've just met , when talking to people of high status or pretty much anytime you want to be polite. If talking to someone you've just met who you expect to talk to for only a few sentences at most - e.g. waiters, shop staff, taxi drivers, receptionists - you should use a polite particle after pretty much every sentence (and they will likely do the same).
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