VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Sino-Vietnamese word from .

VerbEdit

tế

  1. (occult) to sacrifice to; to make an offering to
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Etymology 2Edit

Sino-Vietnamese word from .

AdjectiveEdit

tế

  1. (only in compounds) small; minute
  2. (only in compounds) petty; mean
  3. (only in compounds) careful; meticulous; thorough
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Etymology 3Edit

Sino-Vietnamese word from .

VerbEdit

tế

  1. (only in compounds) to aid; to help; to assist
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Etymology 4Edit

Sino-Vietnamese word from 婿. Doublet of rể.

NounEdit

tế

  1. (only in compounds, dated) son-in-law
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Etymology 5Edit

Sino-Vietnamese word from .

NounEdit

tế

  1. (only in compounds) edge; border; limit
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See alsoEdit

sa tế (shacha sauce)