ផ្លែ

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Khmer[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Mon-Khmer *pləjʔ (fruit). Cognate with Vietnamese trái, Bahnar plei, Pacoh culay, Mang pløː¹.

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic and Phonemic ផ្លែ
p̥ʰlae
WT romanisation phlae
(standard) IPA(key) /pʰlae/

Noun[edit]

ផ្លែ (phlae)

  1. fruit
  2. outcome, result
  3. blade (of a knife)
  4. wart
  5. blister, boil

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

ផ្លែ (phlae) (abstract noun ការផ្លែ)

  1. to bear fruit
  2. to insult, scold indirectly