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Cambodian cucumber/ trasok srov

Postby phniew » Mon Aug 06, 2018 10:00 am

Is there an english name for these weird but delicious cucumbers?
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Cambodian cucumber/ trasok srov

Postby ផោមក្លិនស្អុយ » Mon Aug 06, 2018 10:07 am

phniew wrote:Is there an english name for these weird but delicious cucumbers?

Yes, it’s melon. As I understand melons and cucumbers are classed in same family (in Cambodia) and a melon uses the word for cucumber plus ស្រុវ ie ត្រសក់ស្រុវ
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Re: Cambodian cucumber/ trasok srov

Postby Jamie_Lambo » Thu Aug 09, 2018 1:52 am

ផោមក្លិនស្អុយ wrote:
phniew wrote:Is there an english name for these weird but delicious cucumbers?

Yes, it’s melon. As I understand melons and cucumbers are classed in same family (in Cambodia) and a melon uses the word for cucumber plus ស្រុវ ie ត្រសក់ស្រុវ

correct, although its spelt ត្រសក់ស្រូវ bro :D ;)
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