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The Grand Order of National Merit (Khmer: គ្រឿងឥស្សរិយយសជាតូបការ) was founded by King Norodom Sihanouk on 5 October 1995. It is awarded in one class to foreign Heads of State and to Cambodian nationals who have performed exceptional services to the nation.

Grand Order of National Merit
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Insignia of the Order, private collection.
Awarded by
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King of Cambodia
TypeOrder
EligibilityForeign Head of State and Cambodian nationals who have performed exceptional services to the nation.
StatusCurrently constituted
SovereignNorodom Sihamoni
GradesOne
Statistics
First induction1996
Total inductees4
Precedence
Next (higher)None (Highest)
Next (lower)Royal Order of Cambodia

Notable recipientsEdit