See also: lay, Lay, láy, lẫy, and laþ

VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Vietic *leːʔ / -leːʔ (to take), from Proto-Mon-Khmer *liʔ (to take); cognate with Muong lễ, U , Riang leʔ².

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

lấy (𥙩)

  1. to take, to seize
  2. to receive, to obtain, to accept
  3. to wed, to marry (someone)
  4. to charge
  5. to pull, to withdraw
  6. to steal
  7. placed after verbs to indicate “to act by, to, or for oneself”