ស្ត្រី

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KhmerEdit

EtymologyEdit

Loaned from Sanskrit स्त्री ‎(strī́, woman, wife, feminine), from Proto-Indo-European *eys- ‎(used to form words denoting passion). Cognate with Ancient Greek οἶστρος ‎(oîstros).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [strǝj], [ˈsatrəj]

NounEdit

ស្ត្រី ‎(strəy, sa’trəy)

  1. woman, lady, girl
  2. women
  3. the female sex

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