See also: ten, Ten, TEN, tén, tèn, and -ten

VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

NounEdit

(classifier cái) tên (𥏍, 𠸜, 𠸛)

  1. given name
    Tôi tên Vân. / Tên tôi Vân.
    My name is Vân.
  2. (by extension) name
SynonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit
Derived terms
Related termsEdit

NounEdit

tên

  1. (informal, derogatory) person
    Băng đó có tám tên.
    There are eight people in that gang.

Etymology 2Edit

Non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese (arrow, SV: tiễn).

NounEdit

tên (, , 𥏋, 𢏡, 𥏌)

  1. (archery) arrow
SynonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit
Derived terms
Related termsEdit