an khang thịnh vượng

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Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from 安康 (“safe”) and 盛旺 (“prosperous”).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): [ʔaːn˧˧ xaːŋ˧˧ tʰïŋ˧˨ʔ vɨəŋ˧˨ʔ]
  • (Huế) IPA(key): [ʔaːŋ˧˧ kʰaːŋ˧˧ tʰɨn˨˩ʔ vɨəŋ˨˩ʔ]
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): [ʔaːŋ˧˧ kʰaːŋ˧˧ tʰɨn˨˩˨ vɨəŋ˨˩˨] ~ [ʔaːŋ˧˧ xaːŋ˧˧ tʰɨn˨˩˨ jɨəŋ˨˩˨]

Phrase[edit]

an khang thịnh vượng

  1. Wish you security, good health and prosperity. (a common wish for Tết)