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vĩ cầm

Etymology edit

Sino-Vietnamese word from 尾琴, composed of (tail) and (string instrument), referring to the fact that the ribbon of the bow is made from a horse tail.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

(classifier cây) cầm

  1. (dated) Synonym of vi-ô-lông (violin)

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