VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

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Particularly: “Compare Khmu [Cuang] pəh ("to abandon, to be separated") (as in maʔ pəh ("divorced woman")). Suwilai (2002)'s Dictionary of Khmu in Laos glossed it as "to place, to keep, to leave behind".”

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

bỏ (𠬕 - 𠬃, 𠬖)

  1. (transitive) to put; to place
  2. (transitive) to drop; to toss
  3. (transitive) to take off; to remove
  4. (transitive) to leave; to abandon
  5. (transitive) to quit (like a bad habit)

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