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KhmerEdit

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic and Phonemic ពង
bṅ
WT romanisation pɔɔng
(standard) IPA(key) /pɔːŋ/

Etymology 1Edit

Compare Thai พอง (pɔɔng, to swell; swollen).

NounEdit

ពង (pɔɔng)

  1. blister, abscess, boil
  2. tumor
  3. bump
  4. bruise

VerbEdit

ពង (pɔɔng) (abstract noun ការពង)

  1. to get blisters
  2. to come to a head (of a boil or abscess)
  3. to puff up, swell up, become inflated

AdjectiveEdit

ពង (pɔɔng) (abstract noun ភាពពង)

  1. swollen
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Compare Northern Khmer ปวง, Thai ฟอง (fɔɔng, bubble; egg).

NounEdit

ពង (pɔɔng)

  1. egg
  2. (colloquial) testicle
SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

ពង (pɔɔng) (abstract noun ការពង)

  1. to lay an egg
Derived termsEdit