cải

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Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

cải

  1. (Vietnamese cuisine, botany) The cruciferous vegetables (Brassica): coles, mustards, cabbages, radishes, &c.
Compounds[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese, from

Verb[edit]

cải

  1. to change, to alter
Derived terms[edit]