VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Mon-Khmer *hɔɔk; cognate with Eastern Mnong dhŏk (to choke) and Proto-Katuic *hɔɔk (to choke on food) (whence Pacoh hoq). Related to Acehnese huëk.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

hóc (𫘲, 𬲑)

  1. to choke on food, especially bones
    Synonym: nghẹn