អាន

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See also: អូន

Khmer[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic and Phonemic អាន
ʾān
WT romanisation ʾaan
(standard) IPA(key) /ʔaːn/

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

អាន (’aan)

  1. to sharpen; to whet (swords, spears, etc.)

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Thai อาน (aan, saddle).

Noun[edit]

អាន (’aan)

  1. saddle for horses

Etymology 3[edit]

Compare Lao ອ່ານ (’ān), Thai อ่าน (àan). (This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Verb[edit]

អាន (’aan)

  1. to read aloud, to pronounce

See also[edit]