ទន្លេ

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Khmer[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Pre-Angkorian Old Khmer danle, danley (large body of water), from Proto-Mon-Khmer *d(n)liʔ (large river, sea); cognate with Chong /tʰəleː/, Phong-Kniang /sleː/ and possibly Central Nicobarese [Nancowry] kamalē (sea).

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic ទន្លេ
dn̥le
Phonemic ទ-ន្ល៉េ / ទ-ន្លេ
d-n̥l″e / d-n̥le
WT romanisation tŭənlee, tŭənlei
(standard) IPA(key) /tŭən.ˈleː/ ~ /tŭən.ˈlei/

Noun[edit]

ទន្លេ (tŭənlee)

  1. river

Descendants[edit]