What does Khmer mean?

Definitions for Khmer
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Khmernoun

    the Mon-Khmer language spoken in Cambodia

  2. Khmernoun

    a native or inhabitant of Cambodia

Wiktionary

  1. Khmernoun

    The national language of Cambodia part of the Mon-Khmer language family.

    Etymology: Attributed to the Pali term Khemara, meaning one who is wholesome; the elision form, Kmera (), is found in ancient stone inscriptions.

  2. Khmernoun

    A member of an ethnolinguistic group that constitutes most of the population of Cambodia.

    Etymology: Attributed to the Pali term Khemara, meaning one who is wholesome; the elision form, Kmera (), is found in ancient stone inscriptions.

  3. Khmernoun

    An abugida used to write the Khmer language and sometimes Pali.

    Etymology: Attributed to the Pali term Khemara, meaning one who is wholesome; the elision form, Kmera (), is found in ancient stone inscriptions.

Freebase

  1. Khmer

    Khmer is an album by the Norwegian trumpeter Nils Petter Molvær. The album mixes elements of electronica and jazz. The album is based on sampled and artificially generated sounds, backed by beats from house and drum'n'bass. The rhythms though are played on acoustic drums, often at a very slow pace.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Khmer in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Khmer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Khmer in a Sentence

  1. Lim Keuky:

    That is why, if you go to someone who is 18 years old and talk about how genocidal the Khmer Rouge was, she would say, 'It's not possible -- you must be lying,' because the parents who lived at that time they don't want to remember, in trying to forget, then the same thing can come again.

  2. Bill Herod:

    They - their families, actually - fled the terrors of the Khmer Rouge era and post - Khmer Rouge chaos. Many were born in Thai refugee camps.

  3. Geoff Pyle:

    ( New Khmer Architecture) is both unique and of a very high quality, the approach to architecture at the time was very creative and bold.

  4. Sophat Yin:

    We Buddhists believe in afterlife, reincarnation and karma, if I were to die during the Khmer Rouge time, I would ask Mormons to leave me alone.

  5. John Garcia:

    [ I was trying to escape from ] the pain, the misery. The stress. The pressure. You name it. I was just trying to escape. That was my escape route. Not a healthy choice, but it was mainly to numb myself … The mere fact of seeing all the dead bodies, going to autopsies and doing the death notifications during the wee hours of the morning. Oscar-winning actor Actor Haing Ngor. who survived the savage horrors of the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia, was shot to death outside Actor Haing Ngor apartment. ( Oxygen).

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