ទី

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KhmerEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

From Chinese ‎(, ordinal number marker)

ParticleEdit

ទី ‎(tii)

  1. marker for ordinal numbers
    ទី (tii mpʰey muəy) — 21st

Etymology 2Edit

From Chinese ‎(de, nominalizing particle)

ParticleEdit

ទី ‎(tii)

  1. nominalizer for forming compound nouns with the general meaning of "that which is worthy of" the sense of the verb; or "that which is the object of" the sense of the verb.
    ទី​ពឹង (tii pɨng)​ — someone or something upon which one can depend
    ទីសំអប់ (tii sɑm’ɑp) — object of hatred

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

ទី ‎(tii)

  1. location, place, spot, point
  2. rank, goal
  3. kind of kettle
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