See also: Appendix:Variations of "lan"
- to quickly hide before being seen
- 1934, Nguyễn Công Hoan, chapter X, in Lá ngọc cành vàng, Tân Dân:
- Nhưng gặp khi Nga làm hăng, thì bà lẩn mặt không dám cho nàng trông thấy.
- But if Nga was acting aggressively when she arrived, she quickly hid her face out of fear that the young girl would see her.