# gấp

## VietnameseEdit

### PronunciationEdit

- (
*Hà Nội*) IPA^{(key)}: [ɣəp̚˧˦] - (
*Huế*) IPA^{(key)}: [ɣəp̚˦˧˥] - (
*Hồ Chí Minh City*) IPA^{(key)}: [ɣəp̚˦˥]

### Etymology 1Edit

Non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese *急* (“pressing”; SV: *cấp*).

#### AdjectiveEdit

**gấp**

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### Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Vietic **p-kǝp*. See also *gập*. For a parallel of the prefix sense, compare English *-fold*.

#### VerbEdit

**gấp** (扱)

- to fold; to close; to shut
- Placed before numerals to express times or multiplication.
**gấp**mười- ten
**times**(as much, many)

- ten
*nhanh***gấp**hai lần- twice as fast

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