capital of Thailand; seaport on the Chao Phraya River, near its mouth on the Gulf of Thailand: pop. 7,133,000
A hat made of finely woven straw.
Origin of bangkokAfter Bangkok.
also Krung Thep
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.