- (Hà Nội) IPA(key): [ʔajŋ̟˧˧ t͡ɕaːj˧˧]
- (Huế) IPA(key): [ʔɛɲ˧˧ ʈaːj˧˧]
- (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): [ʔan˧˧ ʈaːj˧˧]
- (chiefly literary) Synonym of
- Unlike em (“younger sibling”) which is gender neutral, anh and chị (“elder sister”) are gender-specific. This expression is therefore redundant by nature, but it can be used for acoustic or literary eloquence because it is disyllabic.
- (rather childish) Synonym of