What does "Kiki Lu" mean?

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Re: What does "Kiki Lu" mean?

Postby starkmonster » Mon Jun 02, 2014 5:31 pm

Oh god, I hope this isn't going to be the new size-a-bok. Where we have to endure watching the weathered old tarts pretend to be amused when the eight hundred thousandth Johnny come lately barrels through the black tinted doors of their bar and announces his arrival with a loud bellowing "size-a-bok".
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Re: What does "Kiki Lu" mean?

Postby Seller » Mon Jun 02, 2014 11:17 pm

I've heard this also and was wondering the same
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Re: What does "Kiki Lu" mean?

Postby Busta_Rhodesian » Thu Jun 05, 2014 11:09 pm

I think the work everyone did here asking around was great. Thanks for all your help, guys!
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Re: What does "Kiki Lu" mean?

Postby Lucky Lucan » Thu Jun 05, 2014 11:27 pm

PSD_Kiwi wrote:A couple of weeks ago I was listening to an old school mixtape and heard it! "Pok Pon Na He" is just a rip-off from Afrika Bambaataa's "Pupunanny".



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Re: What does "Kiki Lu" mean?

Postby PSD_Kiwi » Thu Jun 05, 2014 11:36 pm

^ :lol: thats fkn hilarious, thanksfor the laugh!
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Re: What does "Kiki Lu" mean?

Postby Jamie_Lambo » Fri Jun 06, 2014 1:36 pm

I was investigating this in Cambodia over the past 6months as it was doing my head in, espeshially when all my Cambodian friends said they don't really know what it means, as in it doesn't have a direct translation into the context of what they are meaning with it, I was under the impression it was from another Asian language and they've just adapted into a slang term which they use?
the song that got uploaded on here (the newyear 2014 one) saying it was a copy of that, it cant be because that only got released a couple of months ago on youtube, where as the what does the kiki lu remix's started last year
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Re: What does "Kiki Lu" mean?

Postby Darya Din » Tue Jun 10, 2014 3:12 pm

I am Cambodian. Thanks someone here for giving me the link to the definition of Kiki Lu because I've seen it a lot too, but have a vague idea of what it means. Literally, Kiki Lu means howling dog as "Kiki" is a very popular name for dogs in Khmer and Lu means howl. However, the phrase "kiki lu" does not intend to mean that at all. Cambodian people perceive it as something different. The popluar "kiki lu" you see on the wall or on the internet actually means something related to sexuality. As http://thmeythmey.com/index.php?page=de ... 4312&lg=kh says, it can mean sound of a woman during sex, genitals, having sex, or according to my understanding, whatever related to sex. You can use it as a verb or noun, but remember that it can be understood by only some people as it's new and is popular among those who like using Facebook. By the way, dont Kiki Lu a lot at night or you'll get exhausted.
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Re: What does "Kiki Lu" mean?

Postby Joon » Tue Jun 10, 2014 4:12 pm

In short: A bunch of curious and wide-eyed virgins came up with the code "kiki lu" to be able to talk about sex and giggle like 12 year-olds.
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Re: What does "Kiki Lu" mean?

Postby PSD_Kiwi » Tue Jun 10, 2014 9:32 pm

Kiki lu means jackshit in khmer since its actually Korean, catch phrase from a popular k-pop song which the cambodians have picked up. "pok pon na he " means " how big is your pussy" according to the missus (her exact words, not mine).
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Re: What does "Kiki Lu" mean?

Postby James Bong » Tue Jun 10, 2014 9:54 pm

funny how people still can't seem to grasp these (strange but simple) concepts....
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Re: What does "Kiki Lu" mean?

Postby Elekid » Thu Jun 12, 2014 10:54 am

http://www.cambodiadaily.com/news/schools-fret-as-kikilu-craze-runs-rampant-61209/

Schools Fret as ‘Kikilu’ Craze Runs Rampant
BY HAY PISEY | JUNE 12, 2014
A Phnom Penh municipal education official said Wednesday that principals and teachers across the city were struggling to contain the “kikilu” phenomenon that has swept the country.

The term, which can be translated to “howling dog,” has in re­cent months appeared in a plethora of comedy sketches, songs and ads. But as principals have cottoned on to a less savory interpretation, schools have been battling to keep the word in check.

“The word is not good in its meaning, it means inviting one another to have sex,” said Im Hea, director of the education department’s primary schools office. “Most primary schools in Phnom Penh have warned the students against using that word, along with other kinds of bad words.”

Popularized by the performer Peakmi, the term’s vague meaning adds to its comedic effect. “Kiki” is a playful name for a dog, while “lu” means “to howl,” while the reason for the dog’s howl is left up to interpretation.

News website Thmey Thmey on May 5 published an article titled “The True Meaning of ‘Kiki Lu’ Is as Hard to Find as the MH370 Airplane,” and noted the term’s growing popularity.

“Some people say that it can refer to a dog that fell into a drain pipe, while others affirm it refers to the moan a woman makes while having sex,” the article reads.

Meas Chhorporn, principal of the Preah Norodom Primary School, said he has banned the word multiple times, but its use has snowballed—even among the school’s youngest students.

“The students use that word without knowing what they are saying,” he said. “Even preschool students use it; sometimes when they see a dog crossing.”

Most recently, teachers have announced that they will lower students’ grades if they catch them saying “kikilu,” a tactic that has managed to decrease use of the word, said Mr. Chhorporn.

Despite the harsh punishment, however, some students say they will not abandon the beloved term.

“I’m still using the word after a warning from the principal and teacher,” said Kimlong, 12.

(Additional reporting by Alex Willemyns)

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Re: What does "Kiki Lu" mean?

Postby Lucky Seven » Thu Jun 12, 2014 11:07 am

Lucky Seven wrote:
raendi wrote:"Kiki kiki kiki" you say for dog, kikilu means FUCK.


You have no idea !


You were right.
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Re: What does "Kiki Lu" mean?

Postby starkmonster » Thu Jun 12, 2014 11:13 am

PSD_Kiwi wrote:Kiki lu means jackshit in khmer since its actually Korean, catch phrase from a popular k-pop song which the cambodians have picked up. "pok pon na he " means " how big is your pussy" according to the missus (her exact words, not mine).


Poonani means pussy and it's definitely a Jamaican word and not Korean, it's well known in any country that has a lot of Jamaicans, like the UK. The sample they use in the song that I've heard is from a reggae tune and says "poke da poonani", I think you can figure out for yourself what that means. That song is very popular at the moment but I don't think it says kikilu in it.
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Re: What does "Kiki Lu" mean?

Postby prahocalypse now » Fri Jun 13, 2014 10:49 pm

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I wonder how long it will be until the Kikl Lu School of English Opens.
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Re: What does "Kiki Lu" mean?

Postby penisjokeforaname » Sun Jun 22, 2014 5:24 pm

It' was in Korean pop TV shows prior to arriving here.
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