See also: nep, NEP, Nep, nép, and Nep.

VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Vietic *ɗeːp (glutinous (rice)), perhaps from Proto-Mon-Khmer *c( )ɗip, a metastasised form of *cɓiit ~ *cɓait ~ *cɓət ~ *cɓəət (sticky; to stick on); cognate with Muong đếp. Compare Khmer ដំណើប (dɑmnaəp, glutinous (rice)).

NounEdit

nếp (𥻻, 𬗂)

  1. glutinous rice
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Etymology 2Edit

Equivalent to the noun derivative of xếp, chếp (to fold). Compare Khmer ជំនីប (cumniip) < ជីប (ciip).

NounEdit

nếp

  1. fold; crease; plait
  2. habit