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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Vietic *pɔːŋʔ (bladder).

NounEdit

(classifier quả, trái) bóng (𩃳)

  1. a ball

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Vietic *pɔːŋʔ (shadow); cognate with Tho [Cuối Chăm] /pɒːŋ³/, Chut [Rục] /pɔːŋ³/, and Muong pỏng.

NounEdit

(classifier cái) bóng (, , 𣈖, 𩃳, 𩄴)

  1. shadow
  2. reflection
    Bóng cây trên mặt nước
    Tree reflection on the water
  3. shade
    Dưới bóng cây
    In the shade of the tree
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Etymology 3Edit

AdjectiveEdit

bóng (, , 𣈖)

  1. shiny
  2. (slang, offensive) homosexual
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