See also: thay, thây, thấy, and thầy

VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Mon-Khmer *thəjs (to throw), cognate with Mon ထွံ (thɒˀ, to throw away).

VerbEdit

thẩy (, )

  1. (Southern Vietnam) to toss (to throw with an initial upward direction)

Etymology 2Edit

Contraction of thầy + the demonstrative ấy (that) in the southern dialects, with the latter manifested as the hỏi tone after monosyllabification.

PronounEdit

thẩy

  1. (Southern Vietnam) Equivalent to thầy ấy (he; him).