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See also: ស្លោក

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KhmerEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Mon-Khmer *slaʔ (leaf), cognate with Vietnamese (leaf). Compare Proto-Sino-Tibetan *s-la (leaf), whence Chinese (chá, “tea”) and Burmese လက်ဖက် (lakhpak, tea plant).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic and Phonemic ស្លឹក
s̥lẏk
WT romanisation slək
(standard) IPA(key) /slək/

NounEdit

ស្លឹក (slək)

  1. leaf
  2. sheet (e.g. of paper)

Derived termsEdit

ClassifierEdit

ស្លឹក (slək)

  1. classifier for 400 fruits (= 10 ផ្លូន (phloun))