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See also: Chung, chưng, chùng, chứng, and Chüng

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IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈxuːŋ], [ˈxuːŋɡ]

AdjectiveEdit

chúng

  1. Lenited form of cúng.

NounEdit

chúng

  1. Lenited form of cúng.

VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Sino-Vietnamese word from (“many”).

ParticleEdit

chúng ()

  1. pluralizing particle for pronouns
Usage notesEdit
  • Not universally versatile. Only comfortably compatible with certain pronouns and kinship terms, such as tôi, ta, mày, mình, , con, cháu. With some others, such as tao, it is not as comfortably compatible and may sound somewhat jarring. chúng bạn (your friends; your cohorts) may sound a bit old-fashioned.
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PronounEdit

chúng

  1. they; them
Usage notesEdit
  • The term chúng is formally applied to non-human animals and plants; when used for humans, it's considered to be derogatory.

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

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VerbEdit

chúng

  1. To hit.