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cảm ơn

See also: cám ơn

VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Sino-Vietnamese, from 感恩

PronunciationEdit

  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): /kaːm˧˩ ʔəːn˧˧/
  • (Huế) IPA(key): /kaːm˧˩ ʔəːŋ˧˧/
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): /kaːm˨˦ ʔəːŋ˧˥/

InterjectionEdit

cảm ơn (感恩, 敢恩)

  1. thank you
    Cảm ơn các anh đã tới đây.
    Thank you, you guys, for coming here. [spoken to slightly older males]
    Cảm ơn vì bức thư của em.
    Thank you for your letter. [spoken to somewhat younger person]
    Cảm ơn nhiều.
    Many thanks.
    Cảm ơn rất nhiều.
    Thank you very much.
    Chân thành cảm ơn.
    Thank you so much.
    Xin cảm ơn mọi người.
    I wish to thank you all.

Usage noteEdit

Cảm ơn is sometimes considered to be more sophisticated and more formal than cám ơn.

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VerbEdit

cảm ơn (感恩, 敢恩)

  1. (transitive) to thank
  2. (intransitive) to be grateful

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