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VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Sino-Vietnamese word from (“letter, character, word”).

NounEdit

tự

  1. (chiefly academic) a Chinese character
  2. (historical) a courtesy name
SynonymsEdit

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Sino-Vietnamese word from (“since, from”). Doublet of từ.

PrepositionEdit

tự

  1. (literary) since, from
    tự khi nào
    since when
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Sino-Vietnamese word from (“self”).

AdverbEdit

tự

  1. (before verb) by oneself; on one's own
    Để tao tự làm.
    Let me do it myself.