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EtymologyEdit

From Pali citta, from Sanskrit चित्त (citta, thought, intention, mind, heart)

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic ចិត្ត
cit̥t
Phonemic ចិត
cit
WT romanisation cət
(standard) IPA(key) /cət/

NounEdit

ចិត្ត (cət)

  1. feeling, emotions, heart (as the seat of emotion)
  2. will, willpower
  3. nature, disposition
  4. intention
  5. thought, opinion, mind, heart (spirit, reason)
  6. in compounds, often corresponds to English psycho-
  7. fifth month of the Cambodian lunar calendar (corresponding to mid-March–mid-April)

AdjectiveEdit

ចិត្ត (cət) (abstract noun ភាពចិត្ត)

  1. artistically done, carefully done
  2. (dialectal, Surin) mean, vicious, fierce, hot tempered

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EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit चित्त (citta).

NounEdit

ចិត្ត n

  1. Khmer script form of citta

DeclensionEdit