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Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Vietic *huːɲ. Compare also Central and Southern Vietnamese hun and Proto-Katuic *huuɲ ~ *huoɲ (to smell, to sniff) (whence Kuy [huːɲ] ("to smell, to sniff") and Pacoh hunh (to kiss)).

 
hôn

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

hôn ()

  1. (especially on the lips) to kiss
    Synonyms: mi, thơm

Derived termsEdit

Derived terms

NounEdit

(classifier nụ) hôn ()

  1. a kiss

Etymology 2Edit

ParticleEdit

hôn

  1. Eye dialect spelling of không, representing Southern Vietnam Vietnamese. (question marker)

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

(classifier con) hôn (𧍎)

  1. soft-shell turtle
SynonymsEdit