VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Vietic *ɟiːʔ, from Old Chinese (OC *ʔsiʔ) (SV: tỉ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

chị (, , )

  1. an elder sister
    Synonym: chị gái

PronounEdit

chị (, , )

  1. I/me, your big sister
  2. you, my big sister
  3. (familiar) I/me, a female who's (presumably) slightly older than you
  4. (familiar) you, a female who's (presumably) slightly older than me
  5. you, a young-adult woman
  6. (literary) she/her, that admirable/lovable young-adult woman

Derived termsEdit