Chaul Chnam Thmey: Happy New Year in Cambodia.
What is the greeting in Cambodia Khmer?
In general, the higher the hands and lower the bow, the more respect is being shown. When meeting, Cambodians will Som Pas and say Choum Reap Sur (Hello). When departing, again they will Som Pas and say Choum Reap Lir(Goodbye). Cambodians use Som Pas for greeting and to display respect.
What is the greetings in Khmer?
The formal greeting in Khmer is “Choum reap sor” and should be said while sampeahing. (The more informal “Susaday” is reserved for casual situations and does not involve a sampeah.) “Choum reap lear” is the formal good-bye.
Do Saudis celebrate New Year?
Muharram (Muslim New Year) in Saudi Arabia.