ជន

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Khmer[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Pali jana (creature, being), from Sanskrit जन (jana, people, person, creature, living being)

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic ជន
jn
Phonemic ជន់
jn´
WT romanisation cŭən
(standard) IPA(key) /cŭən/

Noun[edit]

ជន (cŭən)

  1. people, person, being, human being
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Thai กระชอน (grà-chɔɔn).

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic and Phonemic ជន
jn
WT romanisation cɔɔn
(standard) IPA(key) /cɔːn/

Noun[edit]

ជន (cɔɔn)

  1. hoop-net (kind of fish net which is held up by two bamboo poles at the bow of a boat)

Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

ជន m

  1. Khmer script form of jana

Declension[edit]