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JackV wrote:I'm not sure if Wat is specifically only Thai as I know the Cambodians also use the term Wat (see Ankor Wat) and obviously Khymer is not Thai
A wat (derived from the Sanskrit word वात Vattaka) is a monastery temple in Cambodia, Thailand, or Laos. The word "wat" (Khmer: វត្ត, Thai: วัด, sometimes rendered "vat" when referring to Laos) means "school."
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