Tết

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Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Short for Tết Nguyên Đán ("Spring Festival"). A Vietnamese-nativised reading of Chinese (jié, Sino-Vietnamese tiết, "festival"), as in 春節 ("Spring Festival").

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tết

  1. some types of holiday, including January 1st (New Year's Day - "Tết Dương (lịch)/Tết Tây"), Lunar Days from January 1st to 3rd (Lunar New Year - "Tết Nguyên Đán/Tết Âm (lịch)/Tết ta"), Lunar Day May 5th (Duanwu - "Tết Đoan Ngọ") and Lunar Day August 15th (Mid-Autumn Festival - "Tết Trung Thu"), etc.

Related terms[edit]

  • tiết ("section, period, time, season")

See also[edit]

Wikipedia-logo.png Tết (định hướng) on the Vietnamese Wikipedia.vi.Wikipedia:Tết (định hướng)