Warm Up Words for Cambodia

Eight key phrases to learn to show respect in the Cambodian villages.

English

Khmer

Hello Chum Reap Sour
Peace & Joy Sok Saybay
Thank You Aw Kon
Sorry Som Toh (If you are really sorry say this x3)
Goodbye Som Reap Leah
My name is _____ khñomm chmuah_____
What is your name? Lohk mean chmuah tah much?
Please? Soum

There are more words of wisdom to come during orientation with Tabitha Cambodia founder, Janne Ritskes...


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