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KhmerEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Mon-Khmer *riəp (to arrange).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic and Phonemic រៀប
riap
WT romanisation riəp
(standard) IPA(key) /riəp/

VerbEdit

រៀប (riəp) (abstract noun ការរៀប)

  1. to arrange, organize, prepare
  2. to get ready, to decorate
  3. to put in order
  4. to dress, adorn
  5. to marry (off), arrange a marriage
  6. (dialectal, Surin) to repair, fix, mend
  7. to meet a spirit's demands

Derived termsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

រៀប (riəp) (abstract noun ភាពរៀប)

  1. in order, neat

AdverbEdit

រៀប (riəp)

  1. almost, (just) about to, on the point of (doing something)