ngoại

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: ngoai, ngoái, ngoài, and ngoải

Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese, from ("outside"). Compare ngoài.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ngoại

  1. (in compounds, 外-) outside, exterior
    ngoại tình (外情) - adultery
    ngoại cảm (外感) - the sixth sense
    ngoại giao (外交) - diplomacy
  2. maternal grandparent

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]