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วิหาร  wiH haanR 
Royal Institute - 1982
วิหาร; วิหาร-  /วิ-หาน; วิ-หา-ระ-/
[นาม] วัด, ที่อยู่ของพระสงฆ์.
[นาม] ที่ประดิษฐานพระพุทธรูป, คู่กับ โบสถ์.
[นาม] การพักผ่อน เช่น ทิวาวิหาร ว่า การพักผ่อนในเวลากลางวัน.

pronunciation guide
Phonemic Thaiวิ-หาน
IPAwíʔ hǎːn
Royal Thai General Systemwihan

 [noun, formal, loanword, Pali]
viharn; temple; hall of image; edifice; place for preaching; priest's abode

classifierหลัง langR[numerical classifier for pianos, houses, buildings]
related wordsโบสถ์  bo:htLchurch; temple; chapel; an assembly building in a monastery compound
เมรุmaehnMcremation tower; funeral pyre; crematorium
ศาลา saaR laaMmeeting hall (in a temple)
สัปเหร่อ sapL bpaL ruuhrLundertaker; caretaker of the crematorium [เมรุ] in a Buddhist temple
examplesเขาพระวิหารkhaoR phraH wiH haanRan ancient Khmer temple on the Thai-Cambodian border
พรหมวิหารสี่phrohmM wiH haanR seeLthe Four Priniciples of virtuous existence
วรวิหารwaawM raH wiH haanR[suffix for the name of a] secondary royal temple
ราชวรวิหารraatF chaH waawM raH wiH haanRroyal chosen temple hall
พรหมวิหารphrohmM maH wiH haanRfour principles virtuous existence; sublime states of mind
วิหารทานการบุญwiH haanR thaanM gaanM boonMtemple constructed to make merit
รีบกลับไปแก้บน สร้างวัด สร้างวิหาร ไหว้พระ ขอบคุณพระเจ้า
reepF glapL bpaiM gaaeF bohnM saangF watH saangF wiH haanR waiF phraH khaawpL khoonM phraH jaoF
"We hurry to make offerings [to cure our illnesses], contribute to building temples; genuflect to monks and give out thanks to the gods."
saangF watH saangF wiH haanR khaaeF phraH phaawM yuuL
"We [should] build temples and places merely sufficient for monks to reside."

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