See also: thu, thụ, and thư

Vietnamese edit

Pronunciation edit

Etymology 1 edit

Sino-Vietnamese word from .

Note that in spite of superficial similarity, this word is unrelated to Khmer ទី (tii), Thai ที่ (tîi), Japanese (dai), all from Chinese (MC dejH) (SV: đệ).

Adjective edit


  1. inferior in quality, second, second vice, under

Noun edit


  1. order, rank, sort, type, kind, category
  2. thing

Classifier edit


  1. Indicates things of the same category, such as languages (tiếng)

Etymology 2 edit

Sino-Vietnamese word from .

Verb edit


  1. (chiefly in compounds, literary) to pardon, to forgive

See also edit

Derived terms