thanh niên

VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Sino-Vietnamese word from 青年 (youth).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

thanh niên

  1. related to the age from about 15 to 20; like a young person
    người thanh niêna young person

PronounEdit

thanh niên

  1. (uncommon, colloquial or humorous, men's speech) dude; mate
    Bớt đi thanh niên.
    Stop it dude.
    Thanh niên nghĩ mình là ai vậy?
    The heck does that guy think he is?

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