Mon-Khmer

[mohn-kmair, -kuh-mair]

noun

a group of Austroasiatic languages that includes Mon, of Burma, and Khmer, the language of Cambodia.

adjective

of or relating to the Mon-Khmer.

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British Dictionary definitions for mon-khmer

Mon-Khmer

noun

a family of languages spoken chiefly in Cambodia, Myanmar, and Assam; probably a member of the Austro-Asiatic phylum

adjective

of or belonging to this family of languages
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