VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

thắp (, , 𤏧, 𤐴, 𤒴)

  1. to light (a lamp, a torch, a candle, etc.) with fire
    thắp nến
    to light a candle
  2. to burn (incense) at an altar or a grave
    thắp hương/nhang
    to burn incense
  3. (figurative, literary) to ignite (a metaphorical spark of passion, dream, hope, etc.)
    thắp sáng ước mơ
    to give dreams a chance