đâu

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Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): /ˀɗɜw˧˧/
  • (Huế) IPA(key): /ˀɗɜw˧˧/
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): /ˀɗɜw˧˥/

Adverb[edit]

đâu

  1. where
  2. everywhere
    Đâu cũng có người tốt.
    There are good people everywhere.
  3. apparently
    Nghe đâu anh ấy sẽ về.
    I heard that apparently he will come back.
  4. somehow
  5. anywhere, somewhere
  6. shortly
  7. cannot be
  8. is not; do not
    Nó có đánh vỡ bát đâu.
    He/she/it didn’t break the bowl, after all.
  9. is no longer

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Particle[edit]

đâu

  1. Used at the end of a negative statement, in conjunction with a word like không or đâu.
    Tôi không ăn đâu.
    I’m not eating.
    Nó chẳng biết đâu.
    He/she/it hasn’t a clue.
    Tôi đâu biết đâu!
    I didn’t know!

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