Written language info for Khmer (Khmer)

Language info for Khmer written in the Khmer script

A written language is the representation of a spoken or gestural language by means of a writing system. When dealing with fonts, we are dealing with a written language, and not a spoken language. A particular language can be written in a single or multiple scripts.

Characters used for writing

Standard (72 characters)

The minimal characters required for this language

Auxiliary (9 characters)

Additional letters (beyond the minimal set) used in foreign or technical words found in typical magazines, newspapers, etc..

Punctuation (20 characters)

The marks used to separate sentences and to clarify meaning

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Unicode Blocks

This language uses characters from the following blocks:

Fonts for writing Khmer in the Khmer script

Language population

The worldwide literate language population is 14,422,005 people across 1 countries.
Country Language literate population Country population
Cambodia 14,422,005 (100%) 16,204,500 (89%)