Open main menu

VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Vietic *poːŋ (flower). Cognate with Muong pông and Thavung โปง.

NounEdit

bông (, , 𥟌, 𣒾, 𣜳)

  1. (Central Vietnam, Southern Vietnam) bloom; flower
    Synonym: hoa
  2. cotton
    gấu bônga cotton-stuffed bear

ClassifierEdit

bông (, )

  1. Indicates flowers.
    Synonym: đoá

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from French bon.

NounEdit

bông

  1. (dated) coupon; voucher; bond; proof