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Thai Language At Cornell
Language Information Courses Other Resources

Wat Hua Lamphong, Rama IV Road. (Bangkok, 2001)
Photographer: Kriengkrai Waiyakij [courtesy via Chiranan Prasertkul]

Language Contact Person: Ngampit Jagacinski
Phone: 255-3099
Office: 186 Rockefeller

Population: 64,265, 276 (2003 est.)
Capital: Bangkok (BKK)
Land area: 198,455 sq. mi.
People:Thai 75%, Chinese 14%, Others 11%
Religion: Buddhism 94.4%, Islam 4%,Hindu 1.1%, Christian .5%
State: Parliamentary system, constituional monarchy

The Thai language:Official language based on Bangkok speech, Analytic language with 5 tones, Indic derived alphabetic writing system


Thai newspapers in English
Thai newspapers in Thai
Thai materials
Wason Collection in Kroch Library at
Olin Library, Cornell

Events in New York city

Cornell Area Program Affiliation: Southeast Asia Program

Last edited by elk38 on Fri Jan 09 2009 at 02:37 PM.