Library of Congress

Authorities & Vocabularies

The Library of Congress > Linked Data Service > LC Name Authority File (LCNAF)

From Library of Congress Name Authority File


Rāmkhamhǣng, King of Sukhothai, -approximately 1300


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • Gamheng, Rama, King of Sukhothai, -approximately 1300
    • Khamhaeng, Ram, King of Sukhothai, -approximately 1300
    • Khamheng, Rama, King of Sukhothai, -approximately 1300
    • Ram Khamhaeng, King of Sukhothai, -approximately 1300
    • Ram Khamhaeng, Phra of Sukhothai, -approximately 1300
    • Rama Gamheng, King of Sukhothai, -approximately 1300
    • Rama Khamheng, King of Sukhothai, -approximately 1300
    • Ramkamhaeng, King of Sukhothai, -approximately 1300
    • Ramkamhaeng, the Great, -approximately 1300
    • Ramkhaeng, King of Sukhothai, -approximately 1300
    • Rāmkhamhǣng, Mahārāt, -approximately 1300
    • Rāmmakhamhǣng, King of Sukhothai, -approximately 1300
    • Rāmrāt, King of Sukhothai, -approximately 1300
    • Rūang, King of Sukhothai, -approximately 1300
    • Rūang, Phra, -approximately 1300
  • Additional Information

    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1300~
  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Rāmkhamhǣng, King of Sukhothai, d. ca. 1300
  • Sources

    • found: His Silāčhārưk Phō̜khun Rāmkhamhǣng Mahārāt, 1984:t.p. (Phō̜khun Rāmkhamhǣng Mahārāt; King Ramkamhaeng the Great)
    • found: Thīralưk Sayāmratphiphitthaphan ... 1928:p. 14 (King Rama Gamheng)
    • found: Wyatt, D.K. Thailand, a short history, c1982:p. 53 etc. (Ramkhamhaeng succeeded his elder brother as king of Sukhotai around 1279; d. 1298)
    • found: ʻUthai Sinthusān. Sārānukrom Thai, 1973-1979:v. 19, p. 3705 (Rư̄ang, Phra, designation for all the kings of Sukhothai) p. 3706 (Prince Damrongrāchānuphāp writes that each king of Sukhothai was designated Phra Rūang) p. 3707 (the 3rd monarch of the Phra Rư̄ang Dynasty was Khun Rāmkamhǣng Mahārāt) p. 3774 (Rāmkhamhǣng Mahārāt, Phračhao; 3rd reigning king of Sukhothai; son of King Sīʻinthrāthit; ascended throne B.E. 1818 (some say B.E. 1822)) p. 3776 (d. ca. B.E. 1860) (some say B.E. 1842))
    • found: Photčhanānukrom nakrīan chabap chalœ̄m phrakīat ... 1988:p. 460 (Phō̜khun Rāmrāt (Rāmkhamhǣng), reigned ca. 1279-1299)
    • found: Encyc. Brit., 15th ed.:v. 18, p. 1148 ((Ramkhaeng [sic] (Rama Khamheng), reigned 1275-1317; warrior and conqueror, fourth king of Sukhothai; the invention of the Thai alphabet is generally attributed to him)
    • found: Intellectual might and national myth, 2003:t.p. (Ram Khamhaeng) p. 9, etc. (King Ram Khamhaeng of Sukothai; Phra Ram Khamhaeng of Sukothai)
    • notfound: Acad. Amer. encyc.;Encyc. Amer.
  • Change Notes

    • 1985-04-29: new
    • 2013-03-15: revised
  • Alternate Formats