នៅ

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See also: នំ, , នេះ, នោះ, and នៃ

Khmer[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic and Phonemic នៅ
nau
WT romanisation nɨw
(standard) IPA(key) /nɨw/

Verb[edit]

នៅ (nɨw) (abstract noun ការនៅ)

  1. to live at, in
  2. to reside at, in
  3. to stay, be located at, in

Derived terms[edit]

Preposition[edit]

នៅ (nɨw)

  1. at, on

Adverb[edit]

នៅ (nɨw)

  1. still, yet

Usage notes[edit]

Used as a preverbal marker for the durative or continuative aspect. As a final particle in the tag question ហើយឬនៅ (haəy rɨɨ nɨv), it means yet; as a reply to this kind of question, it means not yet.

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