អស្តា

KhmerEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit अष्ट (aṣṭa, eight).

PronunciationEdit

Orthographic អស្តា
ʼs̥tā
Phonemic អ័ស-ស្ដា
ʼ˘s-s̥ṭā
WT romanisation ʼahsdaa
(standard) IPA(key) /ʔah.ˈsɗaː/

PrefixEdit

អស្តា (ʼahsdaa)

  1. eight, octo-

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NounEdit

អស្តា (ʼahsdaa)

  1. "number eight", a diacritic () used to specify that a consonant is to be pronounced with its inherent vowel, rather than as a final consonant (in some cases where this might be ambiguous). Usually placed on (kɑɑ), (dɑɑ), (hɑɑ) and (nɔɔ).
    ហ៏ណេះយកទៅ  ―  hɑɑ neh yɔɔk tɨw  ―  Here you go!

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