Etymology
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Tai (n.)

group of people of related ethnicity and language in Southeast Asia, including the Thai, Lao, and Shan, from tai, literally "free."

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Definitions of Tai
1
Tai (adj.)
of or relating to or characteristic of Thailand or its people;
Synonyms: Thai / Siamese
Tai (adj.)
of or relating to the languages of the Thai people;
Synonyms: Thai / Siamese
Tai (adj.)
of or relating to Thailand;
Synonyms: Thai / Siamese
2
Tai (n.)
a native or inhabitant of Thailand;
Synonyms: Thai / Siamese
Tai (n.)
the most widespread and best known of the Kadai family of languages;
From wordnet.princeton.edu