ชมพู

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See also: ชมพู่

Thai[edit]

edible fruits of the plant.
the colour pink.

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic ชมพู
d͡ʑ m b ū
Phonemic ชม-พู
d͡ʑ m – b ū
Paiboon chom-puu
(Bangkok) IPA(key) /t͡ɕʰom˧.pʰuː˧/

Etymology 1[edit]

From Sanskrit जम्बू (jambū, rose apple). Compare Old Khmer jamvū (rose apple); Modern Khmer ជម្ពូ (chômpu, rose apple). Cognate with Thai ชมพู่ (chom-pûu, any of various plants of the genus Syzygium, the family Myrtaceae).

Noun[edit]

ชมพู (chom-puu)

  1. (botany) the plant, Syzygium Cumini (L.) Skeels., of the family Myrtaceae.
  2. (botany) edible fruit of such plant.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Khmer juṃbūva (pink), ultimately from Sanskrit जम्बू (jambū, rose apple). Compare Modern Khmer ជម្ពូ (chômpu).

Adjective[edit]

ชมพู (chom-puu) (abstract noun ความชมพู)

  1. pink (of the colour pink).

Noun[edit]

ชมพู (chom-puu)

  1. pink (colour).