Definition of Cambodian in English:


Line breaks: Cam|bo¦dian
Pronunciation: /kamˈbəʊdɪən


  • 1A native or inhabitant of Cambodia, or a person of Cambodian descent.
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    • In addition, Cambodians have borrowed words from Thai, French, Chinese, and Vietnamese.
    • Police arrested 24 Cambodians and Burmese, twenty males and four females.
    • Demand for Thai products among Cambodians is as high as 70 percent.
  • 2 another term for Khmer (the language).
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    • Learn and practice your Cambodian with a native speaker in a language exchange via email, text chat, and voice chat.
    • You probably don't speak Cambodian yourself, so there are a few questions you'll need to consider when choosing a translation company.
    • Learn to speak Cambodian.


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  • Relating to Cambodia, its people, or their language.
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    • The more contact a village has with Cambodians from the central plains, the more likely their exposure to schools and education in Cambodian subjects and language.
    • The prime minister added that while Japanese language is not yet in the national education program, the number of Cambodian students learning the language has increased significantly.
    • If the athlete wants to commit himself to the sport, he will beat foreign boxers because Cambodian tactics are better.

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