Translation & Transliteration
The transliteration for the text you entered is shown below, and you can move your mouse over any Thai word to see its translation. Many Thai words have more than one possible meaning and we try to select the best one from the context, so not all possible meanings are shown for all words. You can mouseover and then click on any word to look it up in the dictionary for a fuller definition.

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Translation & Transliteration

  • First, enter some Thai text that you’re interested in understanding

  • We’ll automatically add spaces, so you can see the different Thai words

  • We’ll generate a transliterated version that you can easily read...

    กรุงเทพ เป็น เมืองหลวง ของ ประเทศไทย
    grung tayp bpen meuang luang kong bpra-tayt tai
  • …along with tone markers, so you can pronounce it accurately.

    กรุงเทพ เป็น เมืองหลวง ของ ประเทศไทย
    grung tâyp bpen meuang lŭang kŏng bprà-tâyt tai
  • And we’ll show context-sensitive meanings for each word, to make understanding and translating the sentence much easier.

    • กรุงเทพgrung tâypBangkok
    • เป็นbpenis ; be
    • เมืองหลวงmeuang lŭangcapital city
    • ของkŏngof
    • ประเทศไทยbprà-tâyt taiThailand

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