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Middle IrishEdit

NounEdit

chích f

  1. Lenited form of cích.

VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Mon-Khmer *cuk ~ *cuuk ~ *cuək ~ *cak ~ *ciik ~ *c(i)ək (to prod; to pierce); cognate with Khmer ចឹក (cək).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

chích ()

  1. to prick
  2. (dialectal, of an insect) to sting
    Synonym: đốt
  3. (dialectal) to inject (medicine)
    Synonym: tiêm