• Creator
  • Ua Manirat
  • Created Date
  • 1998-08
  • Description
  • The author traces the history of the word ""Lao"" which now relates to a group of people inhabiting the Mekong river in Laos and Thailand. According to historical evidences, the word once meant grove. Later, Thai people in the Central Siam called people in the North, Lao, implying their uncivilization.
  • Format
  • text
  • Rights
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