ដំរី

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See also: ដែរ and ដើរ

Khmer[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Extended form (infixed -m- ?) of ត្រី (trəy, to wiggle, to swing), i.e. "wiggler", referring to the elephant trunk. Cognate with Northern Khmer ตำแร็ย.

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic ដំរី
ṭṃrī
Phonemic ដំ-រ៉ី
ṭṃ-r″ī
WT romanisation dɑmrəy
(standard) IPA(key) /ɗɑm.ˈrəj/

Noun[edit]

ដំរី (dɑmrəy)

  1. elephant

Derived terms[edit]