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See also: sau, Sau, SAU, sáu, său, s-au, sau-, and sa'u

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VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Vietic *c-ruː (deep), from Proto-Mon-Khmer *ɟruuʔ ~ *ɟruh ~ *rɟuh (deep). Cognate with Nghệ An/Hà Tĩnh dialects su, Muong khu, Khmer ជ្រៅ (crɨw), Bahnar jrŭ, Pacoh chru.

AdjectiveEdit

sâu (fully reduplicated form sâu sâu)

  1. deep (having its bottom far down)
Derived termsEdit

AdverbEdit

sâu

  1. deeply

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

(classifier con) sâu (𧒇)

  1. (zoology) caterpillar
Derived termsEdit