កញ្ញា

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Khmer[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from from Sanskrit कन्या (kanyā, girl, virgin, daughter), Pali kaññā (young girl), from Proto-Indo-European *ken- (new, fresh), whence also कनीन (kanī́na, young, youthful). Cognates include Latin re-cēns (recent; fresh; young) and Ancient Greek καινός (kainós, new).

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic កញ្ញា
kñ̥ñā
Phonemic ក័-ញ្ញ៉ា
k˘-ñ̥ñ″ā
WT romanisation kaññaa
(standard) IPA(key) /kaɲ.ˈɲaː/

Noun[edit]

កញ្ញា (kaññaa)

  1. September
    ខែកញ្ញា  ―  khae kaññaa  ―  (the month of) September
  2. Miss; (unmarried) girl, young woman

See also[edit]