1. [ adjective ] of or relating to a member of the Buddhist people inhabiting the Mekong river in Laos and Thailand
2. [ noun ] a member of a Buddhist people inhabiting the area of the Mekong River in Laos and Thailand and speaking the Lao language; related to the Thais
Synonyms: Laotian
Related terms: Asian Laos
3. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 9010
4. [ noun ] (linguistics) the Tai language of a Buddhist people living in the area of the Mekong River in Thailand and Laos
Related terms: Tai
Similar spelling:   La