What does Khmer mean?

Definitions for Khmer
kmɛər, kəˈmɛərKh·mer

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Khmer(noun)

    the Mon-Khmer language spoken in Cambodia

  2. Khmer(noun)

    a native or inhabitant of Cambodia

Wiktionary

  1. Khmer(ProperNoun)

    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. Khmer(ProperNoun)

    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. Khmer(ProperNoun)

    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.

How to pronounce Khmer?

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How to say Khmer in sign language?

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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. Youk Chhang:

    Justice is a long and difficult road for all Cambodians, there is nothing we can do. We do not want to do what the Khmer Rouge did to us. This has taken a lot of patience and forgiveness already.

  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. 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.

  4. Erin Handley:

    Can't say how much admiration I have for Khmer reporters who are staying, despite everything.

  5. Hun Sen:

    Please dont take what I said to be analyzed outside the intention of eating Khmer noodles, as some people think that it is a step toward negotiations (with the CNRP), dont be confused.

Images & Illustrations of Khmer

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