ឆ្កឹះ

KhmerEdit

EtymologyEdit

From កឹះ (kəh, to tap with forefinger) with prefixed c- (specializing).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic and Phonemic ឆ្កឹះ
c̥ʰkẏḥ
WT romanisation chkəh
(standard) IPA(key) /cʰkəh/

VerbEdit

ឆ្កឹះ (chkəh) (abstract noun ការឆ្កឹះ)

  1. to scratch something (with the finger or a stick) a single time, to pluck, pick out

Affixed formsEdit