đốt

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See also: dot, Dot, DOT, dot-, and đột

Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Vietic *toc ~ *tu:c, from Proto-Mon-Khmer *t₁ut ~ *t₁uut ~ *t₁uc ~ *t₁uuc (to light); cognate with Muong tốch, Khmer ដុត (dot, to set light to, burn, grill), Khasi thuit (to catch fire).

Verb[edit]

đốt (𤋿)

  1. to burn
  2. (Northern Vietnam, Central Vietnam, of insects) to sting
    bị ong đốt
    be stung by bees

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Vietic *tuːc. Compare also Pacoh atout (joint or section of bamboo).

Noun[edit]

đốt (𢱞, 𦵛)

  1. (of fingers, trees) a joint, a internode