Examples from the Web for khmer
Indochina, East Timor, the Shah, our brief covert support for the Khmer Rouge.
The brutal Khmer Rouge regime has left physical and mental scars across Cambodia.
As one regional newspaper observed, the Khmer Rouge trial has been met with “widespread indifference” in Cambodia.
It was the first conviction of a Khmer Rouge criminal by the UN-backed commission.
Yes, there are regimes beyond any conceivable pale—the Khmer in Cambodia in the 1970s being perhaps the best example.The U.S. Cannot Confront China on Every Move it Disagrees With|Zachary Karabell|May 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Good examples from Khmer (Cambodgian) are tmeu “one who walks” and daneu “walking” (verbal noun), both derived from deu “to walk.”Language|Edward Sapir
The beginning of the story as related in both the Sanskrit and Khmer texts is interesting but obscure.
British Dictionary definitions for khmer
Word Origin and History for khmer
1867, native name. Khmer Rouge, communist party of Cambodia, literally "Red Khmer," is with French rouge (see rouge (n.)).