ជាង

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See also: ជំងឺ and ជើង

Khmer[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic and Phonemic ជាង
jāṅ
WT romanisation ciəng
(standard) IPA(key) /ciəŋ/

Etymology 1[edit]

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Adverb[edit]

ជាង (ciəng)

  1. than, in excess of, exceeding, to a greater extent than
  2. (grammar) marks the comparative degree of an adjective
    ល្អជាងbetter, more, to a greater extent
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Chinese (MC d͡zɨɐŋH, “craftsman, artisan”). Cognate with Thai ช่าง (châang), Lao ຊ່າງ (sāng).

Noun[edit]

ជាង (ciəng)

  1. craftsman, artisan, skilled worker, smith

Derived terms[edit]