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EtymologyEdit

From Angkorian Old Khmer svaṃ ~ svam.

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic and Phonemic សូម
sūm
WT romanisation soum
(standard) IPA(key) /soum/

VerbEdit

សូម (soum) (abstract noun ការសូម)

  1. to request, ask (for something)
  2. to beg, entreat

ParticleEdit

សូម (soum)

  1. please, would you, would you please (a polite term used to introduce a sentence)
    សូមថាតាមខ្ញុំ  ―  soum thaa taam khñom  ―  Please repeat after me

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