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VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Sino-Vietnamese word from (“tiger”).

NounEdit

(classifier con) hổ

  1. tiger (Panthera tigris)
    Synonyms: hùm, cọp, khái, kễnh, ông ba mươi
    Võ Tòng giết hổ trên đồi Cảnh Dương
    The Legend of Wu Song, the Tiger Slayer
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Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Vietic *huh (cobra)

NounEdit

hổ ()

  1. (archaic) cobra
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Etymology 3Edit

AdjectiveEdit

hổ (𢗝, 𢜜)

  1. ashamed