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EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit मुख (mukha, mouth, face).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic and Phonemic មុខ
mukʰ
WT romanisation muk
(standard) IPA(key) /muk/

NounEdit

មុខ (muk)

  1. face, front
  2. decoration (on a cake)
  3. mouth (of a stream, river)
  4. head, chief, chairman, president
  5. sharp edge (of a knife)
  6. position, job
  7. place, position, job
  8. rank, order, sequence
  9. kind, type, species, variety
  10. field
  11. way, method, aspect

PrepositionEdit

មុខ (muk)

  1. in front of

AdverbEdit

មុខ (muk)

  1. for sure

ClassifierEdit

មុខ (muk)

  1. classifier for courses (of a meal)
    ម្ហូបមួយមុខmhoop muəy mukone dish, one course (of a meal)

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NounEdit

មុខ n

  1. Khmer script form of mukha

DeclensionEdit