đê

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See also: đè, đe, đề, đế, đẻ, để, and đệ

Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from .

Noun[edit]

(classifier con) đê

  1. (geology) dike
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from French .

Noun[edit]

đê

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter Đ.
  2. The name of the Latin-script letter D.
Usage notes[edit]

The letters D and d take this name if they are not treated as alphabetic letters used to represent phonemes (/z/, /j/). For example, in geometry, "point D" is called "điểm đê".

Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Particle[edit]

đê

  1. (colloquial) Alternative form of đi (imperative sentence-ending particle)
    Thôi dẹp đê!
    Oh give me a break!