VietnameseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (North Central Vietnam) rện (in dialects where *-s > *-lʰ shifted to -nC)

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Vietic *k-riɛs (PPC *k-riɛs/k-rɛs, PMV *res), from Proto-Mon-Khmer *ris ~ *riəs ~ *rəs ~ *rʔiəs (root). Cognate with North Central Vietnamese rện, Semai re'iis, Bahnar rơh, Koho rias, Pacoh reaih, Khmer ឫស (rɨh), Mon ရိုဟ် and Car Nicobarese rĕh, Santali ᱨᱮᱦᱮᱫ (rehet’).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(classifier bộ) rễ (𣠲, 𣑶, 𦮲, 𬓓)

  1. root

See alsoEdit

Derived terms