ចិត្ត

KhmerEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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-

AdjectiveEdit

ចិត្ត (cət) (abstract noun ភាពចិត្ត)

  1. (dialect, Surin) mean, vicious, fierce, hot-tempered
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Sanskrit चित्र (citra).

Alternative formsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ចិត្ត (cət) (abstract noun ភាពចិត្ត)

  1. artistically done, carefully done

Etymology 3Edit

From Sanskrit चैत्र (caitra).

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

ចិត្ត (cət)

  1. fifth month of the Cambodian lunar calendar, corresponding to mid-March/mid-April

PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit चित्त (citta).

NounEdit

ចិត្ត n

  1. Khmer script form of citta

DeclensionEdit