điển

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See also: dien and diễn

Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese, from ("law, canon")

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): /ˀɗiɜn˧˩/
  • (Huế) IPA(key): /ˀɗiɜŋ˧˩/
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): /ˀɗiɜŋ˨˦/

Noun[edit]

điển

  1. classical book, classical example, literary allusion
  2. statute, code
  3. compendium

Derived terms[edit]