Thượng Đế

VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Sino-Vietnamese word from 上帝, composed of (upper) and (emperor), from Chinese 上帝

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Thượng Đế

  1. (Chinese mythology) Shangdi
  2. (by extension, Abrahamism) Synonym of Chúa (Lord; God)
    khác hàng là Thượng Đế
    the customer is always right / the customer is the top priority
    (literally, “the customer is Shangdi/God”)

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