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VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Vietic *tʰəːm (fragrant), perhaps from Proto-Mon-Khmer *dhum ~ *dhuum (fragrant; to scent); compare Khmer ធុំ (thum, fragrant) and Proto-Katuic *pahuum ~ *tahuum (whence Pacoh thum (fragrant)).

AdjectiveEdit

thơm (𩡋, 𬳦)

  1. fragrant; of a pleasant aroma
    hiđrôcacbon thơm
    aromatic hydrocarbon

Etymology 2Edit

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

NounEdit

(classifier cây, trái, quả) thơm (𦹳)

  1. a species of pineapple commonly found in southern Vietnam

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Etymology 3Edit

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VerbEdit

thơm

  1. (colloquial, not on the lips) to kiss
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