ชมพู่

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See also: ชมพู

Thai[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit जम्बु (jambu, rose apple). Compare Old Khmer jamvū (rose apple); Modern Khmer ជម្ពូ (chômpu, rose apple). Cognate with Thai ชมพู (chom-puu, the plant, Syzygium Cumini (L.) Skeels., of the family Myrtaceae).

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic ชมพู่
d͡ʑ m b ū ˋ
Phonemic ชม-พู่
d͡ʑ m – b ū ˋ
Paiboon chom-pûu
(standard) IPA(key) /t͡ɕʰom˧.pʰuː˥˩/
Audio

Noun[edit]

ชมพู่ (chom-pûu)

  1. (botany) any of various plants of the genus Syzygium, the family Myrtaceae, many of which are known as rose apple.
  2. (botany) edible fruit of any of those plant.