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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Sanskrit नगर (nágara, holy city). Cognate with អង្គរ (ʾɑngkɔɔ, Angkor).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic នគរ
ngr
Phonemic ន-គ
n-g
WT romanisation nɔkɔɔ
(standard) IPA(key) /nɔ.ˈkɔː/

NounEdit

នគរ (nɔkɔɔ)

  1. kingdom
    នគរខ្មែរ  ―  nɔkɔɔ khmae  ―  Kingdom of Cambodia