See also: trong, trống, and trọng

Vietnamese edit

Etymology edit

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

Pronunciation edit

Adverb edit


  1. (Southern Vietnam) in there; inside that place
    Hang tối om à, đừng có vô trỏng!
    That cave is very dark, you shouldn't go there!