Associations to the word «Khmer»


KHMER, proper noun. The national language of Cambodia part of the Mon-Khmer language family.
KHMER, proper noun. A member of an ethnolinguistic group that constitutes most of the population of Cambodia.
KHMER, proper noun. An abugida used to write the Khmer language and sometimes Pali.
KHMER NUMERAL, noun. (arithmetic) Any of the ten symbols ០, ១, ២, ៣, ៤, ៥, ៦, ៧, ៨, ៩ used to represent numbers in Khmer and other Cambodian languages.
KHMER NUMERALS, noun. Plural of Khmer numeral
KHMER ROUGE, proper noun. A Cambodian communist guerrilla force active from the 1970s to the 1990s under the leadership of Pol Pot.
KHMER SCRIPT, noun. The complex abugida script that is used to write the Khmer language (Cambodian). It consists of two series of consonants and a host of vowels. Each consonant also has a subscript form, called a leg, used to create consonant clusters.

Dictionary definition

KHMER, noun. The Mon-Khmer language spoken in Cambodia.
KHMER, noun. A native or inhabitant of Cambodia.

Wise words

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