See also: hoi, hói, hỏi, hội, and Hợi

VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

AdverbEdit

hơi (phonemic reduplicative hơi hơi)

  1. slightly, somewhat, a little

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Vietic *həːj, probably from some dialectal form of Chinese (SV: khí).

NounEdit

hơi (𣱬)

  1. vapor, steam
    tàu hơi nước
    steam locomotive
  2. breath
    hết hơi
    be out of breath
  3. gas (state of matter)
  4. gas (chemical element or compound)
  5. smell, odor
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