Thaïs

[ they-is ]
/ ˈθeɪ ɪs /

noun

flourished late 4th century b.c., Athenian courtesan: mistress of Alexander the Great and Ptolemy I.

Definition for thais (2 of 2)

Thai
[ tahy ]
/ taɪ /

noun

Also called Thai·land·er [tahy-lan-der, -luh n-] /ˈtaɪˌlæn dər, -lən-/. a native or descendant of a native of Thailand.
the language of Thailand, a member of the Tai group of languages.

adjective

of or relating to Thailand, its people, or their language; Siamese.
Also Tai.
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British Dictionary definitions for thais (1 of 2)

Thaïs
/ (ˈθeɪɪs) /

noun

4th-century bc Athenian courtesan; mistress of Alexander the Great

British Dictionary definitions for thais (2 of 2)

Thai
/ (taɪ) /

adjective

of, relating to, or characteristic of Thailand, its people, or their language

noun

plural Thais or Thai a native or inhabitant of Thailand
the language of Thailand, sometimes classified as belonging to the Sino-Tibetan family
Also called: Siamese
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