Wat definition

wät
A Buddhist temple in Thailand or Cambodia.
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A Buddhist monastic center in Thailand, Laos, or Cambodia.
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A Buddhist temple in Southeast Asia.

There are two wats near this village.

Angkor Wat.

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(informal, Internet, text messaging) Alternative spelling of what.
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(informal, Internet, text messaging) Alternative spelling of what.
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A medieval English given name, short for Walter.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
wat
Plural:
WATS

Origin of wat

  • Thai from Sanskrit vāṭaḥ enclosure wer-4 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Thai วัด.

    From Wiktionary

  • Variation of what.

    From Wiktionary