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The Ayutthaya Kingdom (อยุธยา,; also spelled Ayudhya or Ayodhaya) was a Siamese kingdom that existed from 1351 to 1767.
Bago (formerly spelt Pegu;,; ဗဂေါ), formerly known as Hanthawaddy (meaning "She Who Has Swans"), is a city and the capital of the Bago Region in Myanmar.
The Bangkok Post is a broadsheet English-language daily newspaper published in Bangkok, Thailand.
The Bank of Thailand (BOT, ธนาคารแห่งประเทศไทย) is the central bank of Thailand.
Bayinnaung Kyawhtin Nawrahta (ဘုရင့်နောင် ကျော်ထင်နော်ရထာ; บุเรงนองกะยอดินนรธา,; 16 January 1516 – 10 October 1581) was king of the Toungoo Dynasty of Burma (Myanmar) from 1550 to 1581.
A bhikkhu (from Pali, Sanskrit: bhikṣu) is an ordained male monastic ("monk") in Buddhism.
The royal chronicles of Myanmar (မြန်မာ ရာဇဝင် ကျမ်းများ; also known as Burmese chronicles) are detailed and continuous chronicles of the monarchy of Myanmar (Burma).
The Burmese-Siamese War of 1563-1564, also known as the War over the White Elephants, was a war between the Toungoo Dynasty of Burma and the Ayutthaya Kingdom of Siam.
The Burmese–Siamese War (1568–1570) was a military conflict fought between the Kingdom of Ayutthaya (Siam) and the Kingdom of Burma.
Cambodia (កម្ពុជា, or Kampuchea:, Cambodge), officially known as the Kingdom of Cambodia (ព្រះរាជាណាចក្រកម្ពុជា, prĕəh riəciənaacak kampuciə,; Royaume du Cambodge), is a sovereign state located in the southern portion of the Indochina peninsula in Southeast Asia.
Chiang Mai (from เชียงใหม่, ᨩ᩠ᨿᨦ ᩲᩉ᩠ᨾ᩵) sometimes written as "Chiengmai" or "Chiangmai", is the largest city in northern Thailand.
Chiang Mai (เชียงใหม่,; ᨩ᩠ᨿᨦᩉᩲ᩠ᨾ᩵) is the second-largest province (changwat) of Thailand.
Chula Sakarat or Chulasakarat (Culāsakaraj; ကောဇာသက္ကရာဇ်,; ចុល្លសករាជ "Chulasakarach"; จุลศักราช,,, abbrv. จ.ศ. Choso) is a lunisolar calendar derived from the Burmese calendar, whose variants were in use by most mainland Southeast Asian kingdoms down to the late 19th century.
The cinema of Thailand dates back to the early days of filmmaking, when King Chulalongkorn's 1897 visit to Bern, Switzerland was recorded by François-Henri Lavancy-Clarke.
Sid Meier's Civilization V is a 4X video game in the ''Civilization'' series developed by Firaxis Games.
The Daen Lao Range (ทิวเขาแดนลาว,; Loi La) is a mountain range of the Shan Hills in eastern Burma and northern Thailand.
Prince Tisavarakumarn, the Prince Damrong Rajanubhab (สมเด็จพระเจ้าบรมวงศ์เธอ พระองค์เจ้าดิศวรกุมาร กรมพระยาดำรงราชานุภาพ; Full transcription is "Somdet Phrachao Borommawongthoe Phra-ongchao Ditsawarakuman Kromphraya Damrongrachanuphap" (สมเด็จพระเจ้าบรมวงศ์เธอ พระองค์เจ้าดิศวรกุมาร กรมพระยาดำรงราชานุภาพ)) (21 June 1862 – 1 December 1943) was the founder of the modern Thai educational system as well as the modern provincial administration.
Dawei (ဓဝဲါ,; ทวาย, RTGS: Thawai,; formerly known as Tavoy) is a city in south-eastern Myanmar and is the capital of the Tanintharyi Region, formerly known as the Tenasserim Division, about south of Yangon on the northern bank of the Dawei River.
Deva is the Hindu term for deity; however, devata (Devanagari: देवता; Khmer: ទេវតា (tevoda); Javanese, Balinese, Sundanese, Malay and Indonesian: dewata; Batak languages: debata (Toba), dibata (Karo), naibata (Simalungun); Philippine languages: diwata) is a smaller, more focused deva.
Sanpet III (สรรเพชญ์ที่ 3) or Ekathotsarot (เอกาทศรถ;-1620) was the King of Ayutthaya from 1605 to 1620 and overlord of Lan Na from 1605 to 1608/09 succeeding his brother Naresuan.
Fang (ฝาง) is a district (amphoe) in the northern part of Chiang Mai Province, northern Thailand.
Fantasy is a genre of speculative fiction set in a fictional universe, often without any locations, events, or people referencing the real world.
The First Toungoo Empire (တောင်ငူ ခေတ်,; also known as the First Toungoo Dynasty, the Second Burmese Empire or simply the Toungoo Empire) was the dominant power in mainland Southeast Asia in the second half of the 16th century.
A frigate is any of several types of warship, the term having been used for ships of various sizes and roles over the last few centuries.
Hmannan Maha Yazawindawgyi (မှန်နန်း မဟာ ရာဇဝင်တော်ကြီး,; commonly, Hmannan Yazawin; known in English as the "Glass Palace Chronicle") is the first official chronicle of Konbaung Dynasty of Burma (Myanmar).
A hostage is a person or entity which is held by one of two belligerent parties to the other or seized as security for the carrying out of an agreement, or as a preventive measure against war.
The Journal of the Siam Society is an academic journal on Thai studies published in English by the Siam Society.
Khan Kluay (Thai: ก้านกล้วย) is a 2006 Thai 3D computer-animated Action adventure comedy family feature film set during Ayutthaya-era Siam about a Thai elephant who wanders away from his mother and eventually becomes the war elephant for King Naresuan.
Khan Kluay 2 is a three-dimensional animated movie from Thailand, directed by Taweelap Srivuthivong and released in 2009.
The Legend of King Naresuan (ตำนานสมเด็จพระนเรศวรมหาราช) is a Thai biographical historical drama film about King Naresuan the Great, who ruled Siam from 1590 until his death in 1605.
The Lan Na or Lanna Kingdom (95px,, "Kingdom of a Million Rice Fields"; อาณาจักรล้านนา,,; ອານາຈັກລ້ານນາ, ဇင္းမယ္ျပည္, or), also known as Lannathai, was an Indianized state centered in present-day Northern Thailand from the 13th to 18th centuries.
Maha Chakkraphat (มหาจักรพรรดิ)(Literally translated as The Great Emperor) (1509–1569) was king of the Ayutthaya kingdom from 1548 to 1564 and 1568 to 1569.
Maha Thammaracha (มหาธรรมราชา), Maha Thammrachathirat (มหาธรรมราชาธิราช), or Sanphet I (สรรเพชญ์ที่ 1), formerly known as Khun Phirenthep (Old ขุนพิเรนเทพ; Modern ขุนพิเรนทรเทพ), was a king of Ayutthaya Kingdom from the Sukhothai dynasty, ruling from 1569 to 1590.
Massively multiplayer online role-playing games (MMORPGs) are a combination of role-playing video games and massively multiplayer online games in which a very large number of players interact with one another within a virtual world.
Mawlamyine (also spelled Mawlamyaing; မတ်မလီု), formerly Moulmein, is the fourth largest city of Myanmar (Burma), World Gazetteer 300 km south east of Yangon and 70 km south of Thaton, at the mouth of Thanlwin (Salween) River.
Mingyi Swa (မင်းကြီးစွာ, or; 27 November 1558 –) was heir apparent of Burma from 1581 to 1593.
Minye Thihathu II of Toungoo (မင်းရဲ သီဟသူ,; c. 6 August 1550 – 11 August 1609) was king of the breakaway kingdom of Toungoo (Taungoo) from 1597 to 1609.
The Mon (မောန် or မည်; မွန်လူမျိုး,; មន, มอญ) are an ethnic group from Myanmar living mostly in Mon State, Bago Region, the Irrawaddy Delta and along the southern border of Thailand and Myanmar.
The monarchy of Thailand (whose monarch is referred to as the King of Thailand or historically as the King of Siam; พระมหากษัตริย์ไทย) refers to the constitutional monarchy and monarch of the Kingdom of Thailand (formerly Siam). The King of Thailand is the head of state and head of the ruling Royal House of Chakri. Although the current Chakri Dynasty was created in 1782, the existence of the institution of monarchy in Thailand is traditionally considered to have its roots from the founding of the Sukhothai Kingdom in 1238, with a brief interregnum from the death of Ekkathat to the accession of Taksin in the 18th century. The institution was transformed into a constitutional monarchy in 1932 after the bloodless Siamese Revolution of 1932. The monarchy's official ceremonial residence is the Grand Palace in Bangkok, while the private residence has been at the Dusit Palace. The King of Thailand's titles include Head of State, Head of the Royal Thai Armed Forces, Adherent of Buddhism and Upholder of religions.
Mong Ton, also known historically as Möngtung and Maington, is a town and seat of Mong Tong Township in Mong Hsat District, Shan State in eastern Myanmar near the border with Thailand.
Mueang Phitsanulok (เมืองพิษณุโลก) is the capital district (amphoe mueang) of Phitsanulok Province, central Thailand.
Musth or must is a periodic condition in bull (male) elephants, characterized by highly aggressive behavior and accompanied by a large rise in reproductive hormones.
Nadaw (နတ်တော်; also spelt Natdaw) is the ninth month of the traditional Burmese calendar.
The Nan River (แม่น้ำน่าน) is a river in Thailand.
Nanda Bayin (နန္ဒဘုရင်,; 9 November 1535 –), was king of Toungoo Dynasty of Burma (Myanmar) from 1581 to 1599.
Naresuan University (มหาวิทยาลัยนเรศวร) is a government sponsored university in Phitsanulok Province, northern Thailand.
The National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO; คณะรักษาความสงบแห่งชาติ;; abbreviated (.)) is the junta that has ruled Thailand since their 2014 Thai coup d'état on 22 May 2014.
Natshinnaung (နတ်သျှင်နောင်,; 1579–1613) was a Toungoo prince who was a noted poet and an accomplished musician, as well as an able military commander.
Nawrahta Minsaw (နော်ရထာ မင်းစော,; formally, Anawrahta Minsaw; also known as Nawrahta Saw and Tharrawaddy Min; 1551/52–1607/08) was king of Lan Na from 1579 to 1607/08, and the first Burmese-born vassal king of Lan Na.
Ngao (ง้าว,ของ้าว) is a pole weapon that was traditionally used in Thailand by elephant warriors.
Nyaungyan Min (ညောင်ရမ်းမင်း; 8 November 1555 –) was king of the Toungoo Dynasty of Burma (Myanmar) from 1599 to 1605.
A pagoda is a tiered tower with multiple eaves, built in traditions originating as stupa in historic South Asia and further developed in East Asia or with respect to those traditions, common to Nepal, China, Japan, Korea, Vietnam, Myanmar, India, Sri Lanka and other parts of Asia.
Pathein (ဖာသဳ), formerly called Bassein, is the largest city and the capital of the Ayeyarwady Region, Myanmar (Burma).
Phitsanulok (พิษณุโลก) is an important, historic city in lower northern Thailand and is the capital of Phitsanulok Province, which stretches all the way to the Laotian border.
Phitsanulok (พิษณุโลก), one of Thailand's seventy-six provinces, lies in upper central Thailand, borders Sukhothai and Uttaradit on the north, Loei and Phetchabun in the east, and Phichit and Kamphaeng Phet to the south.
Pyay (ပြန်,; also known as Prome and Payagyi) is principal town of Pyay Township in the Bago Region in Myanmar.
Rakhine State (Rakhine pronunciation;; formerly Arakan) is a state in Myanmar (Burma).
The Royal Historical Commission (တော်ဝင် မြန်မာနိုင်ငံ သမိုင်း ကော်မရှင်) of the Konbaung Dynasty of Burma (Myanmar) produced the standard court chronicles of Konbaung era, Hmannan Yazawin (1832) and Dutiya Yazawin (1869).
The Royal Thai Armed Forces (กองทัพไทย) is the name of the military of the Kingdom of Thailand.
The Royal Thai Navy or RTN (กองทัพเรือไทย) is the naval force of Thailand and part of the Royal Thai Armed Forces.
Sawankhalok is a district (amphoe) in the northern part of Sukhothai Province, in the lower north of Thailand.
Shan States and British Shan States (1885 - 1948) is an historic name for Minor Kingdoms (analogous to Princely state of British India) ruled by Saopha (similar to Thai royal title Chao Fa Prince or Princess) in large areas of today's Burma (Myanmar), China's Yunnan Province, Laos and Northern Thailand from the late 13th century until the mid-20th century.
Silpakorn University (มหาวิทยาลัยศิลปากร) is a national university in Thailand.
The Sittaung (စစ်တောင်းမြစ်; formerly, the Sittang or Sittoung) is a river in south central Myanmar in Bago Division.
Smallpox was an infectious disease caused by one of two virus variants, Variola major and Variola minor.
The SOAS Bulletin of Burma Research (ISSN 1479-8484) is an academic journal specializing in Burma studies and history that was published twice a year at the School of Oriental and African Studies at the University of London.
SOAS University of London (the School of Oriental and African Studies), is a public research university in London, England, and a constituent college of the federal University of London.
A stupa (Sanskrit: "heap") is a mound-like or hemispherical structure containing relics (śarīra - typically the remains of Buddhist monks or nuns) that is used as a place of meditation.
Sukhothai (สุโขทัย) was the capital of the Sukhothai Kingdom.
The Kingdom of Sukhothai (สุโขทัย, Soo-Ker Ty) was an early kingdom in the area around the city Sukhothai, in north central Thailand.
Suphan Buri is a town (thesaban mueang) in central Thailand.
Suphankanlaya (สุพรรณกัลยา; Burmese: ဗြဣန္ဒဒေဝီ) was a 16th-century Siamese princess who was a queen consort of King Bayinnaung of Burma.
Suriyothai (สุริโยทัย) or Mahathewi (มหาเทวี) was a royal queen consort during the 16th century Ayutthaya period of Siam (now Thailand).
Tanintharyi Region (တနင်္သာရီတိုင်းဒေသကြီး,; Mon: or; Tanah Sari; formerly Tenasserim Division and subsequently Tanintharyi Division) is an administrative region of Myanmar, covering the long narrow southern part of the country on the Kra Isthmus.
Taungoo (also spelled Toungoo) is a district-level city in the Bago Region of Myanmar, 220 km from Yangon, towards the north-eastern end of the division, with mountain ranges to the east and west.
Tazaungmon (တန်ဆောင်မုန်း; also spelt Tazaungmone) is the eighth month of the traditional Burmese calendar.
Thado Minsaw (သတိုးမင်းစော,; 1531–1584) was viceroy of Ava (Inwa) from 1555 to 1584 during the reigns of kings Bayinnaung and Nanda of Toungoo Dynasty of Burma (Myanmar).
The baht (บาท,; sign: ฿; code: THB) is the currency of Thailand.
Thai, Central Thai, or Siamese, is the national and official language of Thailand and the first language of the Central Thai people and vast majority Thai of Chinese origin.
Thailand, officially the Kingdom of Thailand and formerly known as Siam, is a unitary state at the center of the Southeast Asian Indochinese peninsula composed of 76 provinces.
The Legend of King Naresuan: The Series Or King Naresuan The Series (English name in Thailand) (ตำนานสมเด็จพระนเรศวรมหาราช เดอะซีรีส์) is a historical action Thai television series about King Naresuan the Great, who ruled Siam from 1590 until his death in 1605.
Theinni or Hsenwi (သဵၼ်ႈဝီ; သိန္နီ,; แสนหวี) is a town in northern Shan State of Burma, situated near the north bank of the Nam Tu River and now the centre of Hsenwi Township in Lashio District.
Three Pagodas Pass (ဘုရားသုံးဆူ တောင်ကြားလမ်း,; ด่านเจดีย์สามองค์) is a pass in the Tenasserim Hills on the border between Thailand and Myanmar (Burma), at an elevation of.
The Thung Yai Naresuan Wildlife Sanctuary (เขตรักษาพันธุ์สัตว์ป่าทุ่งใหญ่นเรศวร) is a protected area in Thailand in the northern part of Kanchanaburi Province and the southern part of Tak Province.
The Toungoo dynasty (တောင်ငူမင်းဆက်,; also spelt Taungoo dynasty) was the ruling dynasty of Burma (Myanmar) from the mid-16th century to 1752.
A tributary state is a term for a pre-modern state in a particular type of subordinate relationship to a more powerful state which involved the sending of a regular token of submission, or tribute, to the superior power.
The University of London (abbreviated as Lond. or more rarely Londin. in post-nominals) is a collegiate and a federal research university located in London, England.
Uparaja or Ouparath, also Ouparaja (ဥပရာဇာ -; ឧបរាជ - Ouparach; อุปราช -; ອຸປຮາດ - Oupahat), was a royal title reserved for the viceroy in the Buddhist dynasties in Burma, Cambodia, and Laos and Thailand, as well as some of their minor tributary kingdoms.
A vassal is a person regarded as having a mutual obligation to a lord or monarch, in the context of the feudal system in medieval Europe.
Vientiane (ວຽງຈັນ/ວຽງຈັນທນ໌/ວຽງຈັນທະບູຣີ ສຼີສັຕນາຄຄນາຫຸຕ ວິສຸທທິຣັຕນຣາຊທານີ ບໍຣີຣົມຍ໌, Viang chan) is the capital and largest city of Laos, on the banks of the Mekong River near the border with Thailand.
Wat yai chai mongkhon is a Buddhist temple in Ayutthaya, Thailand.
Wiang Haeng (เวียงแหง) is a district (amphoe) in the northern part of Chiang Mai Province, northern Thailand.
Wisutkasat (วิสุทธิกษัตรีย์) or Borommathewi (บรมเทวี), was a Siamese Queen and Princess during the Ayutthaya period in the 16th century, born Sawatdiratchathida (สวัสดิราชธิดา) to Prince Thianracha (later King Maha Chakkraphat) and Suriyothai.
Worawongsathirat (วรวงศาธิราช) was a usurper in the Ayutthaya Kingdom, ruling for only 42 days in 1548 before being assassinated.
On 22 May 2014, the Royal Thai Armed Forces, led by General Prayut Chan-o-cha, Commander of the Royal Thai Army (RTA), launched a coup d'état, the 12th since the country's first coup in 1932, against the caretaker government of Thailand, following six months of political crisis.