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VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Vietic *ɓuh, from Proto-Mon-Khmer *ɓuh ~ *ɓuuh (to bubble; boil). Cognate with Thavung บุฮ, Khmer ពុះ (puh, to boil), Semai boh (froth, foam) and Talieng [ʔboh] ("foam, bubbles"). Other cognates through affixed form are Khmer ពពុះ (pɔpuh, foam), Semai buboh (foam) and Mon ဗၜိုဟ် (həbɒh, foam).

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NounEdit

mủ (𧗅)

  1. pus
  2. (Central Vietnam, Southern Vietnam) sap; latex
    ghế mủplastic chair

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