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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Vietic *l-taːʔ (rock); cognate with Arem /atæːˀ/.

NounEdit

(classifier tảng, hòn, viên, cục) đá (𥒥)

  1. rock, stone
  2. (by extension) ice as used for consumption or refrigeration
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Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Vietic *taʔ; cognate with Arem /tʌːˀ/.

VerbEdit

đá ()

  1. to kick without using the sole
    Con ngựa đá con ngựa đá.
    The horse kicked the stone horse.
  2. (colloquial, slang) to dump (one's girlfriend, boyfriend, etc.); to abandon
  3. (Southern Vietnam) to fight each other
  4. (Southern Vietnam) to go; to come by
  5. (Southern Vietnam) to eat or drink
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