Thai Place Names
are used in the country of Thailand in southeastern Asia.
Possibly from a Thai root meaning "person". This is the Thai word for Thailand
, usually written in the compounds เมืองไทย (Meueng Thaiy)
meaning "region of Thailand", ประเทศไทย (Prathet Thaiy)
meaning "nation of Thailand" or ราชอาณาจักรไทย (Rachanachakn Thaiy)
meaning "kingdom of Thailand".