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Somray language

Northern Chong
Native toCambodia
RegionPursat Province
Native speakers
4,100 (2005)[1]
Khmer script
Language codes
ISO 639-3smu – inclusive code
Individual code:
sxm – Somre of Siem Reap

Somray, or Northern Chong, is a Pearic language of Cambodia.

Geographical distribution

Somray is spoken in the following areas of Cambodia.

The extinct Somre of Siem Reap (Moura 1883) was a dialect of the same language.


  1. ^ Somray at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
    Somre of Siem Reap at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Somray of Battambang–Somre of Siem Reap". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.