Ticket #6565 (closed enhancement: fixed)
Khmer localization for Cambodia
|Reported by:||Mokurai||Owned by:||sayamindu|
|Keywords:||Cambodia, Khmer, G1G1||Cc:|
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We have promised more than 10,000 XOs to Cambodia, but not started the localization project needed. Much of the needed localization material exists in KhmerOS.
Edward Cherlin ed@… Mokurai Khmer khm
http://www.ethnologue.org/show_language.asp?code=khm Khmer, Central A language of Cambodia
ISO 639-3: khm
Population 12,110,065 in Cambodia (2004). Population total all countries: 13,276,639.
Region Throughout the country. Also spoken in Canada, China, France, Laos, USA, Viet Nam.
Alternate names Khmer, Cambodian
Dialects Distinct from Northern Khmer of Thailand.
Classification Austro-Asiatic, Mon-Khmer, Eastern Mon-Khmer, Khmer
Language use Official language. 1,000,000 second-language speakers.
Language development 35% of the population over 15 cannot read or write Khmer. Script derived from a southern Indian alphabet. First written during the period of Indian influence.