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VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Late Proto-Vietic *paːk (uncle, father/mother's older brother), from Middle Chinese (MC pˠæk̚, “uncle”) (SV: ).

NounEdit

bác ()

  1. (archaic) father
    bác mẹ
    parents
  2. paternal uncle, father's elder brother
  3. paternal aunt-in-law, father's elder brother's wife
SynonymsEdit

PronounEdit

bác

  1. you, someone who's presumably slightly older than one of my parents
    Antonyms: cháu, con
  2. he/him/she/her, someone who's presumably slightly older than one of my parents
    Antonyms: cháu, con
  3. (familiar) you, someone who's slightly older than me
    Synonyms: anh, chị
    Antonym: em

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Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

bác

  1. to scramble (eggs, etc.)

Etymology 3Edit

Sino-Vietnamese word from .

VerbEdit

bác

  1. (often in compounds) to reject, to dismiss, to refute, to turn down

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