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KhmerEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Pali aṅga (constituent part, characteristic part), from Sanskrit अङ्ग (aṅga, body, component, member, part).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic អង្គ
ʾṅ̥g
Phonemic អង់
ʾṅ´
WT romanisation ʾɑng
(standard) IPA(key) /ʔɑŋ/

NounEdit

អង្គ (ʾɑng)

  1. body
  2. torso, trunk
  3. corpse
  4. build, figure
  5. appearance
  6. form, shape
  7. quality, virtue
  8. (main) reason, (basic) cause
  9. base, basis, grounds
  10. quantity, amount, number
  11. sort, kind, type, variety
  12. group, organization, institution, establishment
  13. corps (military or diplomatic)
  14. Shivalinga (Indian cult object that represents the phallus of Shiva)

ClassifierEdit

អង្គ (ʾɑng)

  1. classifier for monks, clergy, exalted people, royalty, images of Buddha, deities, and letters of the alphabet

PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

អង្គ n

  1. Khmer script form of aṅga

DeclensionEdit