Regional Cambodian Dialect/Accent

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Re: Regional Cambodian Dialect/Accent

Postby thelost » Thu Jan 12, 2017 11:05 am

I'm not so sure as the song is ទៅណាមកណានាង. Maybe he thinks I am a chick as the word នាង neang is used for women.
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Re: Regional Cambodian Dialect/Accent

Postby epidemiks » Thu Jan 12, 2017 11:28 am

Jamie_Lambo wrote:
thelost wrote:
Lol I never listen to Sin Sisamouth song so not sure what you mean.
mou pi naa - where you come from?
not sure if its a reference to your reaction, being khmer/speaking khmer
or if theres some lyrics in the song that reference it
Ma pi nok, mok pi na same same sai sabok, sok sabai. in reference to:
thelost wrote:man...i still can't get over the "sai sabbok" thing. wtf is that thing, man??
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Re: Regional Cambodian Dialect/Accent

Postby thelost » Thu Jan 12, 2017 12:17 pm

Got it, epidemiks!

I think I have the hang of it after reading the link provided by Raybull.

It feels weird and strange to me. មា​​ ពី​ ណក , មក ពី​ ណា i looked up the dictionary and don't see any hidden meanings so i guess maybe it's just for fun.
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Re: Regional Cambodian Dialect/Accent

Postby epidemiks » Thu Jan 12, 2017 12:20 pm

Yeah it's just wordplay, much of it probably just to get a girl to smile.
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Re: Regional Cambodian Dialect/Accent

Postby Jamie_Lambo » Thu Jan 12, 2017 12:32 pm

epidemiks wrote:
Jamie_Lambo wrote:
thelost wrote:
Lol I never listen to Sin Sisamouth song so not sure what you mean.
mou pi naa - where you come from?
not sure if its a reference to your reaction, being khmer/speaking khmer
or if theres some lyrics in the song that reference it
Ma pi nok, mok pi na same same sai sabok, sok sabai. in reference to:
thelost wrote:man...i still can't get over the "sai sabbok" thing. wtf is that thing, man??

lmfao FUCK MY LIFE!!! all this time.... i always knew it sounded weird.... and have always sung it that way.... and thought it might have been a play on words but never put 2 and 2 together.... tbh i didnt even really know it was a thing until Raybulls post, i only really knew the sok sabbay one :thumb: thanks, i can enjoy the song properly now i know
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Re: Regional Cambodian Dialect/Accent

Postby thelost » Thu Jan 12, 2017 12:42 pm

It's always under our nose the whole time
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Re: Regional Cambodian Dialect/Accent

Postby Jamie_Lambo » Thu Jan 12, 2017 12:46 pm

thelost wrote:It's always under our nose the whole time
ive never seen a lyric/karaoke video and after just looking on youtube, im not sure one exists?! has no one really covered it into a karaoke video? to think about it, i think ive only heard the sinn sisamouth/ros sereysothea/pan ron version
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Re: Regional Cambodian Dialect/Accent

Postby thelost » Thu Jan 12, 2017 12:50 pm

Jamie_Lambo wrote:
thelost wrote:It's always under our nose the whole time
ive never seen a lyric/karaoke video and after just looking on youtube, im not sure one exists?! has no one really covered it into a karaoke video? to think about it, i think ive only heard the sinn sisamouth/ros sereysothea/pan ron version
actually i tried looking for a karaoke version of that so i could read the lyrics. i dont think they have it...
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Re: Regional Cambodian Dialect/Accent

Postby epidemiks » Thu Jan 12, 2017 1:03 pm

best i could find for lyrics:

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Re: Regional Cambodian Dialect/Accent

Postby thelost » Thu Jan 12, 2017 1:14 pm

I feel like it's written by a dude smoking kachaa or it's like a 10 years old kid's song.

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