Lã Phụng Tiên

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Sense 1: Sino-Vietnamese word from , and .

Sense 2 is a Phono-semantic matching of French La Fontaine, based on the existing sense #1.

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Phụng Tiên

  1. (historical) Lü Fengxian, the courtesy name of Lü Bu, a Chinese military general during the Eastern Han dynasty.
  2. (now dated in Vietnam) La Fontaine, especially the French writer Jean de La Fontaine.