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Meaning of "Kampuchea" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF KAMPUCHEA

Kampuchea  [ˌkæmpʊˈtʃɪə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF KAMPUCHEA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Kampuchea is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES KAMPUCHEA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Kampuchea

Cambodia

Cambodia, officially known as the Kingdom of Cambodia and once known as the Khmer Empire, is a country located in the southern portion of the Indochina Peninsula in Southeast Asia. Its total landmass is 181,035 square kilometres, bordered by Thailand to the northwest, Laos to the northeast, Vietnam to the east, and the Gulf of Thailand to the southwest. With a population of over 14.8 million, Cambodia is the 70th most populous country in the world. The official religion is Theravada Buddhism, which is practiced by approximately 95% of the Cambodian population. The country's minority groups include Vietnamese, Chinese, Chams, and 30 hill tribes. The capital and largest city is Phnom Penh, the political, economic, and cultural center of Cambodia. The kingdom is a constitutional monarchy with Norodom Sihamoni, a monarch chosen by the Royal Throne Council, as head of state. The head of government is Hun Sen, who is currently the longest serving non-royal leader in South East Asia and has ruled Cambodia for over 25 years. Cambodia's ancient name is "Kambuja".

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH KAMPUCHEA


Appalachia
ˌæpəˈleɪtʃɪə
bitchier
ˈbɪtʃɪə
breccia
ˈbrɛtʃɪə
cheer
tʃɪə
chia
ˈtʃɪə
churchier
ˈtʃɜːtʃɪə
encheer
ɪnˈtʃɪə
Placentia
pləˈsɛntʃɪə
raunchier
ˈrɔːntʃɪə
screechier
ˈskriːtʃɪə
snatchier
ˈsnætʃɪə
snitchier
ˈsnɪtʃɪə
starchier
ˈstɑːtʃɪə
tichier
ˈtɪtʃɪə
torchier
ˈtɔːtʃɪə
torchiere
ˈtɔːtʃɪə
upcheer
ʌpˈtʃɪə
welwitschia
wɛlˈwɪtʃɪə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE KAMPUCHEA

Kamchatkan
kame
kameez
kamelaukion
Kamensk-Uralski
Kamerad
Kamerlingh-Onnes
Kamerun
Kamet
kami
kamichi
kamik
kamikaze
Kamilaroi
Kamloops trout
Kammerer
kamokamo
Kampala
kampong
Kampuchean

WORDS THAT END LIKE KAMPUCHEA

althea
Amalthea
amenorrhea
Arimathea
barathea
calathea
diarrhea
dysmenorrhea
Joseph of Arimathea
leukorrhea
Lysithea
pyorrhea
rhea
Saint Joseph of Arimathea
seborrhea
Seleucia Trachea
shea
spermatorrhea
steatorrhea
trachea

Synonyms and antonyms of Kampuchea in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Kampuchea» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF KAMPUCHEA

Find out the translation of Kampuchea to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Kampuchea from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Kampuchea» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

柬埔寨
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Kampuchea
570 millions of speakers

English

Kampuchea
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Kampuchea
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

كمبوتشيا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Кампучия
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Kampuchea
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Kampuchea
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Kampuchea
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kampuchea
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Kampuchea
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

カンボジア
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

캄보디아
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Kampuchea
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Kampuchea
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Kampuchea
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

काम्पुचेआ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Kampuchea
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Kampuchea
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Kambodża
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Кампучія
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Cambodgia
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Καμπότζη
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Kampuchea
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Kampuchea
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Kampuchea
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Kampuchea

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «KAMPUCHEA»

The term «Kampuchea» is regularly used and occupies the 65.927 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «KAMPUCHEA» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «Kampuchea» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «Kampuchea» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Kampuchea

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «KAMPUCHEA»

Discover the use of Kampuchea in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Kampuchea and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Kampuchea Between China and Vietnam
This book examines closely the origins, evolution, and prospect of the Sino-Vietnamese conflict over Kampuchea from both historical and geopolitical perspectives, with particular attention to the interplay of the conflicting perceptions and ...
Pao-min Chang, 1985
2
Punishing the Poor: The International Isolation of Kampuchea
A Widow of Babong.
Eva Mysliwiec, 1988
3
Yearbook of the United Nations. 39. 1985 (1989)
one of several civilian encampments along the Kampuchea-Thailand border, on 24 January. Seven alleged acts of aggression — incursions, mine- laying, rocket and mortar fire — by Viet Nam against Thailand between late April and 10 May, ...
United Nations. Department of Public Information, 1989
4
New Spring In Kampuchea
The Book Attempts To Analyse The Various Peace Moves In The Light Of Discussions At The Round Table On Kampuchea. Spine Slightly Damaged At The Ends, Condition Ok.
V. D. Chopra, 1988
5
Explaining ASEAN: Regionalism in Southeast Asia
redefine the terms of the international debate on Kampuchea. Vietnam sought to demonstrate that the only source of conflict in the region was on the Thailand- Kampuchea border and that conflict would cease once Thailand recognized the ...
Shaun Narine, 2002
6
China's War with Vietnam, 1979: Issues, Decisions, and ...
ence, as previously discussed, Zhou Enlai persuaded Pham Van Dong to announce the withdrawal of the Viet-Minh forces from Kampuchea, promised to recognize its royal government, but demanded no military bases in that country. In April ...
King C. Chen
7
The People's Republic of Kampuchea, 1979-1989: The ...
They found a country in ruins, the economy shattered and the people shocked and dispirited. This book examines the Cambodian revolution before and after Pol Pot and attempts to explain the reasons for its ultimate failure.
Margaret Slocomb, 2003
8
After the Killing Fields: Lessons from the Cambodian Genocide
Two classes of evidence are particularly compelling in concluding that the bulk of the political violence in Democratic Kampuchea was centrally directed. The first class of evidence is a large collection of official documents discovered only in ...
Craig Etcheson, 2005
9
Use of Force: The Practice of States Since World War II
Nonetheless, the contrast between the reaction to this invasion and replacement of a government with the reaction to the somewhat similar invasion of Kampuchea by Vietnam, discussed below, is striking. Given the fact that both target regimes ...
A. Mark Weisburd, 2010
10
Khmer-Language Newspapers: Kampuchea Thmei Daily, Rasmei ...
Excerpt: Kampuchea Thmei Daily is a daily newspaper published in Cambodia. The papers headquarters are in Phnom Penh. The newspaper focuses on business and politics. ... More: http://booksllc.net/?id=12404726
Books Llc, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «KAMPUCHEA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Kampuchea is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Crime and Tragedy
The suspect is Mao Ny, a 24-year-old garbage picker from Battambang. The victim is his adoptive mother Mo Nang, 45, from Kampuchea Krom. «Khmer Times, Jul 15»
2
No informal border decisions, Cambodian guards are told …
The area known to Cambodians as Kampuchea Krom, which was once part of Cambodia, has been a part of southern Vietnam since it began ... «MENAFN.COM, Jul 15»
3
Cambodia keeps tabs on trade
Agence Kampuchea Presse reported that the ministry's update also confirmed the issue of tourism licenses to 235 hotels (15,239 rooms), 247 ... «TTR Weekly, Jul 15»
4
Kampuchea Balopp to Train in Laos
PHNOM PENH (Khmer Times) – Franco-Khmer NGO Kampuchea Balopp will participate in upcoming Pass It Back training in Laos. «Khmer Times, Jul 15»
5
KB coaches in Lao rugby collaboration
... to build on their two years of coaching and training experience'' Kampuchea Ballop's Communications Manager Steve Noble said. «The Phnom Penh Post, Jul 15»
6
NGOs/CSOs, Not Content with Detente, Up The Regime Change Ante
Look at the number of student radicals who show up at anti-government rallies involving such contentious issues as land rights, Kampuchea ... «Khmer Times, Jul 15»
7
Trial Begins for Alleged KNLF Members Accused of 'Plotting'
“I joined the demonstration in order to demand real democracy, to demand that Vietnam acknowledge that Kampuchea Krom is Khmer territory,” ... «The Cambodia Daily, Jul 15»
8
Witness recalls splinter group
He appealed for help from his foster father Nhim, who was later purged for allegedly questioning the Communist Party of Kampuchea's stance ... «The Phnom Penh Post, Jul 15»
9
Making Tracks: Cambodian genocide still haunts the country
A delegation from the Swedish sympathisers' Sweden-Kampuchea friendship association visited Cambodia and saw deserted cities, factories, ... «Blackmore Vale Magazine, Jul 15»
10
Cambodia's unsteady foreign policy balance
... in the former's handling of the disputed history of Cochinchina/Kampuchea Krom, which constitutes a major part of today's southern Vietnam. «East Asia Forum, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Kampuchea [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/kampuchea>. Jul 2019 ».
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