ពុះ

KhmerEdit

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic and Phonemic ពុះ
buḥ
WT romanisation puh
(standard) IPA(key) /puh/

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Mon-Khmer *ɓuh (to bubble, to boil). Cognate with Vietnamese mủ (pus).

VerbEdit

ពុះ (puh) (abstract noun ការពុះ)

  1. to bubble, boil, foam
    ទឹកពុះ  ―  tɨk puh  ―  boiling water

Affixed formsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Mon-Khmer *buuh (to split). Cognate with Vietnamese bổ (to split wood).

VerbEdit

ពុះ (puh) (abstract noun ការពុះ)

  1. to split (wood)