Thais


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Acronyms, Wikipedia.

Thaïs

Alexandrian courtesan, converts to Christianity. [Medieval Legend: Walsh Classical, 307]

Thais

notorious harlot in Malebolge, Hell’s eighth circle. [Ital. Lit.: Inferno]
References in periodicals archive ?
Better to drink Sing-Ha Thai brew or soothing Thai iced coffee.
Thaksin said his government has already recalled the Thai ambassador to Cambodia and the Thai government will summon the Cambodian ambassador on Thursday, lodge the strongest protest and ask him to leave Thailand.
Most are Thai, Cambodian or Vietnamese, but visitors of all ethnicities can be seen enjoying oyster omelets under shady trees or lighting incense before Buddha.
TK: Yes, most of the restaurants in Doha have very good Thai chefs hailing from Thailand, so they serve authentic food.
Tapradith said that many of the Thai children who are raised in Dubai don't know how to speak, read and write Thai, which poses a problem when they're back home.
The kids were not left out as there were craft classes where they were given tips on how to make items showcasing Thai culture.
Lai Thai is located on Dohat al Adab Street, between the Safeer International and Safeer Plaza hotels.
On Tuesday Cambodia's information minister said that some 170 troops and Thai civilians had crossed into Cambodian territory.
He regretted the ruling because it was like a political death penalty even though he announced that he will not come back to Thai politics again,'' Noppadol said.
Although numbers were not available, Santa Clarita's Thai community is small compared with areas such as North Hollywood, home to the Wat Thai Buddhist temple.
An anthropologist at the Asia Foundation, a nonprofit policy-and-research organization headquartered in San Francisco, Rende Taylor directed a 14-month study of child labor, prostitution, and sex trafficking in two northern Thai villages.