lụt

See also: lut, lût, and łūt

VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Vietic *p-luːt ("inonder, to flood"), possibly from Proto-Mon-Khmer *ləc ~ ləəc ~ laac ("to be flooded, to sink") or *ləp ~ lup ~ luup ~ luəp? ("to immerse", Pre-Proto-Mon-Khmer *ləbləb > *bləp). Compare Chut blut¹ ("to flood"), Khmer លិច (lɨc, to sink, to submerge, to overflow, to flood).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): /l̪uʔt̚˧ˀ˨ʔ/
  • (Huế) IPA(key): /luʔk̚˨ˀ˨ʔ/
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): /l̻ʲuʔk͡p̚˨ˀ˧ʔ/

NounEdit

lụt

  1. flood

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 7 April 2014, at 13:37