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1

Good bye

chumriap lia sen haey

lia sen haey

sen haey

2

School

saalaa-rien

saalaa (short)

3

What officer are you?

Lok/lok-sray djia mon-trey eh?

4

Assistant Public Affairs Officer

Montrey choom-newey-kah keckaa saa-thia-ranak

5

affairs

keckaa

kaa

6

State Department

kroh-suoy(ng) kaa bah-ra-tay(ch)

7

last name

trah-kole

8

department

krah-suoy(ng)

9

younger sibling (refer to and address)

pah-own (refer)

own (address)

[+ sray or prah]

10

children

child

kcone

nian

11

with

djia-muoy

12

to be

cjia

kgoo(w)

13

who

niak-nah

14

parents

Aow-poke-mdie(y)

mdie(y)-aow-poke

15

grandfather

tha (plan)

16

grandmother

yiay [(g)yee-aye]

17

grandparents

yiay-tha [(g)yee-aye-tha (plan)]

18

four

buon [boo-en]

19

five

prahm

20

ten

dahb

21

six

prahm-muoy

22

seven

prahm-pee

23

eight

prahm-behy

24

nine

prahm-boo-en [buon]

25

Repeat after me.

Tah thahm knyom. [thaa taam khn~om]

26

sibling

bahng-pa-own

27

people (qualifier)

nyek

28

big

tome

29

small

t(h)oy-et

30

no

ah-teh

31

family

krew-ah-sah [kruosaa]

32

father

aow-poke [zaopuk]

poke

aow - to refer, 3rd person

paek - urban

33

mother

mdie(y) [mdaay] - to refer, 3rd person

mai - to address

maek - urban

niak

34

There is/there are

mien

35

inside/in

knoy(ng) [knoy]

36

to go (to)

thow(v)

37

What is your job?

Lok/lok-sray twer-kaa eh?

38

also

die(y)

39

how many

bun mahn nyek

40

one person

muoy nyek

mnyek

41

I have two siblings.

Note: Include yourself in khmer.

Knyom mien bahng-pa-own pee nyek.

42

Economic Officer

Mon-trey sey-thah-kec [seethakec]

43

economic

sey-thah-kec [seethakec]

44

Consular Officer

mon-trey konsul

45

to work for

twer-kaa ah-wee (zaoy)

46

public

saa-thia-ranak

47

assistant

choom-newey-kah [cumnuoykaa]

48

foreign

bah-ra-tey(ch) [b))ratech]

49

I work for the State Department.

Knyom twer-kaa ah-wee kroh-suoy(ng) kaa bah-ra-tay(ch)

50

my people

my nationality

djun djiat knyom [cun ciat knyom]

51

three

behy

52

to like

djole-djet [cool-cet]

53

nationality

djun djiat [cun ciat]

54

What do you teach?

Lok-krew/niak-krew bahng-rien eh?

55

American Embassy

Sah-tahn-toot-Amerique

56

we/us/our

yooy(ng)

57

what

eh(y)

58

they/them/their

kay [kee]

59

and

nung

60

this

nee

61

my two friends

mit-knyom-pee-nyek

62

country of Cambodia

srok khmer

63

that woman

lok-sray-nu

64

country

srok

prah-teh

65

American

Amereecan

66

America

Amerique

67

Cambodian

Khmer

68

two

pee

69

in/at

now(v)

70

good

lah-aw

71

What is your nationality?

Lok/lok-sray djia djun-djiat eh?

72

I am well.

Djaa, knyom sok sabaiy djia teh.

73

We go to Cambodia.

Yooy(ng) thow(v) srok khmer.

74

to teach

bahng-rien

75

it

wee-ah [wia]

76

year

chnam

77

this year

chnam nee

78

teacher (full word)

krew-bahng-rien

79

friend

mit

80

that

nu

81

this man

lok nee

82

lanuage

pee-ah-sah [phiasaa]

83

I am a good student.

Knyom djia kcone-suh lah-aw.

84

one

muoy

85

to have

mien

86

consonent

pun-djen-eh

87

yes

djaa (f)

baat (m)

88

embassy

sah-tahn-toot

89

he/she/him/her/his

koh-at

90

health

sok

91

uncle

poo

92

aunt

meeng

93

No questions

Don't have any questions

None

Ahk-mien-teh

muhn-mien-teh

kum-mien-teh

94

vowel

sreh

95

new

tuh-mae

96

What is your name?

Thaey lok/lok-sray chmoor eh?

97

My name is Rachel.

Djaa, nia knyom chmoor Rachel.

98

Are there any questions?

Mien som noor eh-teh?

99

fine

to-mel-aa (plan)

100

nothing new/happen

muhn-eh-teh

101

aunt/uncle (older than parent)

ohm

ohm-sray / ohm-prah

102

niece

nephew

kah-moo-ey-sray

kah-moo-ey-prah

103

And how about you?

Djoh lok / lok-sray (wyn)?

Thae lok / lok-sray (wyn)?

104

Do you have any older brothers?

Thah lok/lok-sray mien bahng-prah teh?

105

many/very much

traa-ung (plan)

106

I don't have any older sisters.

Knyom ahk-mien bahng-sray teh.

107

student

kcone-suh

108

sorry

sum-tho

109

to work

twer-kaa

110

woman

sray

111

you
sir
misses
miss

lok
lok-sray
(g)ken-ya (plan) / niah-nian

112

page

thom-por

113

medicine

peyt

114

thank you

aw-kuun

115

this is

nee

116

My car is new.

Laan-knyom tuh-mai.

117

older

bahng

118

Chinese

chen

119

This is my new khmer teacher.

Nee krew-bahng-rien khmer tuh-mai knyom.

120

to ask

soor

121

doctor

lok-krew-peyt

niak-krew-peyt

122

not yet

muhn-toe-on-mien-teh

123

Ambassador

lok/lok-sray toot

lok/lok-sray Ambassador

124

visa

thee-tae-kah

125

enjoy/good time/fun

sabaiy

126

to tell

chumriap

127

job

kah [kaa]

128

diplomat

mon-trey-toot

129

Excuse me

Ah-tho

130

teacher

lok-krew
niak-krew
krew-bahng-rien

131

to want

djang

132

How are you?

Naek lok/lok-sray sok sabaiy teh?

133

How many uncles do you have?

Thah lok/lok-sray mien poo bun-mahn-nyek?

134

younger

pah-own

135

man

prah

136

car

my car

laan

laan-knyom

137

to replace

chum-noor

138

already/finished

haey

139

Studying khmer is fun.

Rien khmer sabaiy.

140

first

sen

141

diplomacy

kah-toot

142

hello

chumriap soor lok/lok-sray

143

to study

ree-in [rien]

144

Do you go?

Lok/lok-sray thow(v) teh?

145

to do/make

twer

146

review

lahn(yg)-win

147

cat

ch-mai

148

dog

ch-kgai

149

banana

djkaa(k) (long A)

150

elephant

dahm-erai

151

vase

toe(w)

152

shrimp

bahng-kong (big)

bahng-kia (small)

153

face

muk

154

monkey

swaa (snap)

155

to eat

nyam [n~am]

hope [hoop]

156

rice / food

bye

157

chest (furniture)

hub

158

zero

sone

159

Please read.

som aan (plan).

160

numbers

lay(ee)

161

to know

djeh

162

words

pee-it

163

to speak/talk

nee-yee-aye

164

everything

aw-howey

165

to write

sahw-say

166

to read

aan (plan)

167

mountain

phnom

168

come from

mahw-pee

(mouw-pee -- other dialect)

169

France
French
foreigner

bah-rang

170

Japan
Japanese

djaapon

171

Vietnam
Vietnamese

vietnam

172

Germany
German

Allemahn

173

What country do you come from?

Lok/lok-sray mahw-pee srok/prah-teh nah?

174

am/is not

muhn-mahn

175

I am not French nationality.

khnyom muhn-mahn djun-djiat bah-rang teh.

176

officer

mon-trey

177

first name (form)

niam-cloon

178

last name (form)

niam-trah-kole

179

a little

bohn-theit-bohn-tuoy(t)