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See also: ជូត and ជិត

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KhmerEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit जाति (jāti, race, family, caste, species) or equivalent Pali jāti

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic ជាតិ
jāti
Phonemic ជាត / ជា-តិ
jāt / jā-ti
WT romanisation ciət, ciəteʾ
(standard) IPA(key) /ciət/ ~ /ciə.ˈteʔ/

NounEdit

ជាតិ (ciət)

  1. race
  2. nationality, nation
  3. birth, incarnation, rebirth, reincarnation, origin
  4. life, existence
  5. descent, lineage, family
  6. rank, quality
  7. matter, substance, material
  8. kind, species
  9. taste, flavor
  10. essence, essential constituent

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AdjectiveEdit

ជាតិ (ciət) (abstract noun ភាពជាតិ)

  1. to be national, to pertain to the nation

PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

ជាតិ f

  1. Khmer script form of jāti