ចិត្ត

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Khmer[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Pali citta, from Sanskrit चित्त (citta, thought, intention, mind, heart)

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic ចិត្ត
cit̥t
Phonemic ចិត
cit
WT romanisation cət
(standard) IPA(key) /cət/

Noun[edit]

ចិត្ត (cət)

  1. feeling, emotions, heart (as the seat of emotion)
  2. will, willpower
  3. nature, disposition
  4. intention
  5. thought, opinion, mind, heart (spirit, reason)
  6. in compounds, often corresponds to English psycho-
  7. fifth month of the Cambodian lunar calendar (corresponding to mid-March–mid-April)

Adjective[edit]

ចិត្ត (cət) (abstract noun ភាពចិត្ត)

  1. artistically done, carefully done
  2. (dialect, Surin) mean, vicious, fierce, hot tempered

Derived terms[edit]


Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit चित्त (citta).

Noun[edit]

ចិត្ត n

  1. Khmer script form of citta

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