VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Vietic *kah.

AdjectiveEdit

cả (, , 𪥘)

  1. main, biggest
  2. whole
    Cả lớp đứng lên.
    The whole class stands up.
  3. (Northern Vietnam) firstborn; eldest; oldest
  4. (Roman Catholicism) great (title referring to an important leader)
    Grêgôriô Cả
    Gregory the Great
AntonymsEdit
  • (firstborn): út
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DeterminerEdit

cả (, , 𪥘)

  1. all
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Etymology 2Edit

Non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese (“price, cost”; SV: giá).

NounEdit

cả

  1. (only in compounds) price, cost
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