Thai people proud of their country were not a colony of any Western power in the late 19th century, their homeland was not destroyed by civil war even though the politics met with turmoil. Butterfly my mind still talks to you necklace. In the past century, Thai leaders have been wise in international diplomacy so they can maintain independence for the country, they know how to absorb western influences while maintaining their own national rights. From the 12th to the early 20th century, this homeland was called Siam = Siam until 1939, the official name of the kingdom was called Thailand after a democratic event, in which the noun “Thai” literally means “free”. The origin of the Thai people is thought to be from Yunnan province in China but some people argue that the original people of this country came from the Menam Chao Phya delta to the south of China and met the expansion period. of the Great Khan Kublai Tat had to move south.