What is ง?

ง is a Thai letter, specifically a consonant. It is a letter of the Thai alphabet.

Letter Name

Use this name when spelling:
Meaning of name:
snake

ง at the beginning of a syllable

Consonants at the beginning of a syllable are called "starting consonants".
Sound:
[ng]
Consonant class:
low
Sample words:

ง at the end of a syllable

Consonants at the end of a syllable are called "ending consonants".
Sound:
[ng]
Consonant ending:
live

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How is ง pronounced?

ง is pronounced [ng] and can be at the beginning or end of a syllable.

What is the name of ง?

The Thai name of ง is งงู, pronounced [ngaw ngoo (m m)].
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