VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Vietic *k-jəː; cognate with Muong , Tho [Cuối Chăm] /jəː¹/. Compare also Proto-Mon-Khmer *jaar (to lift) (whence Mon ယာ (yɛ̀a) and Khmer យារ (yiə)).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

giơ (𫼰)

  1. to hold up, to lift