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EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Northern Khmer กฺี.

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PronunciationEdit

Orthographic គេ
ge
Phonemic កេ / គេ
ke / ge
WT romanisation kee, kei
(standard) IPA(key) /keː/ ~ /kei/

PronounEdit

គេ (kee)

  1. they, them, their, he, him, she, her (formal/polite 3rd person pronoun; usually plural but may be used impersonally as a 3rd person singular)
  2. one, someone, other, others (a very general impersonal pronoun which is often translated as one)
  3. I (intimate 1st person pronoun among close friends and family; otherwise it sounds arrogant)

Derived termsEdit