ឲ្យ

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Khmer[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Orthographic ឲ្យ
o̥y
Phonemic អោយ
ʾoy
WT romanisation ʾaoy
(standard) IPA(key) /ʔaoj/

Preposition[edit]

ឲ្យ (ʾaoy)

  1. for, to, in order to, so as to, so that
  2. on behalf of
  3. in a (manner)

Verb[edit]

ឲ្យ (ʾaoy) (abstract noun ការឲ្យ)

  1. to give, donate, grant (a more polite word is ជូន (cuun))
    ហុចសៀវភៅនេះមកឲ្យខ្ញុំ
    hoc siəwphɨw nih mɔɔk ʾaoy khñom
    Hand me that book.
  2. to allow, let (someone to do something)

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