ថី

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See also: , ថូ, ថៃ, ថា, and ថា៖

Khmer[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ថី ‎(tʰəy)

  1. why? what?
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Vietnamese thầy(master, teacher)

Noun[edit]

ថី ‎(tʰəy)

  1. (historical) secretary, government clerk, civil servant (in French colonial times, especially one who knew French; used with a proper name as a title)
  2. (historical) teacher (used mainly during French colonial times for those who knew French)
  3. (poetic) girl (variant of ស្ត្រី(sâtrei))
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