thần kinh

VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Sino-Vietnamese word from 神經, Japanese 神経 (shinkei), Middle Chinese 神經.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

thần kinh

  1. (anatomy) nerve
  2. (colloquial) Synonym of tâm thần (mental disorder)

Derived termsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

thần kinh

  1. (medicine) mental or nervous
  2. (informal) crazy; nuts
    Thần kinh à?
    Are you out of your mind?