VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Cognate with Tho [Cuối Chăm] /həː¹/.

VerbEdit

(, 𤏤, 𪹣)

  1. (transitive) to dry or warm up (something) over or near a heat source

Etymology 2Edit

InterjectionEdit

  1. (especially Central Vietnam) huh
    Synonym: ơ
  2. (especially Central Vietnam) what the
    Synonyms: ơ, ơ hay, ô hay
    Hơ? Mi mần chi rứa?
    What do you think you're doing?
Usage notesEdit
  • Used as an expression of surprise, or even dismay, similarly to Japanese (e).