ទូក

KhmerEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Mon-Khmer *ɗuuk ~ *ɗuk (boat; canoe). Cognate with Halang dùk, Vietnamese nốc, Ngeq tṳuk.

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic and Phonemic ទូក
dūk
WT romanisation tuuk
(standard) IPA(key) /tuːk/

NounEdit

ទូក (tuuk)

  1. boat, sampan, canoe (especially boats without motors)
  2. bamboo toy canoe used for racing
  3. (chess) rook

See alsoEdit

Chess pieces in Khmer · [Term?] (layout · text)
           
ខុន (khon) នាង (niəng) ទូក (tuuk) គោល (kool) សេះ (seh) ត្រី (trəy)

Derived termsEdit