capital of Thailand; seaport on the Chao Phraya River, near its mouth on the Gulf of Thailand: pop. 7,133,000
See Bangkok in American Heritage Dictionary 4
A hat made of finely woven straw.
Origin: After Bangkok
The capital and largest city of Thailand, in the southwest on the Chao Phraya River near the Gulf of Thailand. It is a leading port and industrial center with a major jewelry market. Population: 6,320,000.