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KhmerEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Thai ขีด (kìit, to draw, scratch).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic and Phonemic ខិត
kʰit
WT romanisation khət
(standard) IPA(key) /kʰət/

VerbEdit

ខិត (khət) (abstract noun ការខិត)

  1. to move slightly, move close to
  2. to move something without lifting it, scoot over, inch along, slide over
  3. to mark, make a mark on
  4. to strive, try hard
  5. to order (someone to do something or not to do it), to stop (someone from doing something)
  6. to be insufficient, not to have enough, to be very poor

See alsoEdit

NounEdit

ខិត (khət)

  1. spool of silk thread