VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Sino-Vietnamese word from (team, group).

NounEdit

đội

  1. team

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese (SV: đái).[1]

VerbEdit

đội

  1. to carry on one's head
  2. to wear, to put on (only used with pieces of headwear)
    Nhớ đội nón bảo hiểm khi ra đường nha.
    Remember to wear helmet when you're on the road.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Alves, Mark J. Notes on Chinese words in Shorto's Proto-Austroasiatic Reconstructions