See also: xam

VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

VerbEdit

xăm

  1. to tattoo
    hình xăma tattoo

Etymology 2Edit

Non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese (SV: thiêm). Compare tăm, thăm.

NounEdit

xăm

  1. oracle; fortune stick (in temples)