bói

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

bói m (plural bóis)

  1. Alternative spelling of boy

Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from Proto-Mon-Khmer *pul ~ *puul ~ *puəl and cognate with Tho [Cuối Chăm] /pɒːl³/, Koho pôl and Khmer បូល (boul).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bói (𧴤, )

  1. to tell fortunes, to divine, to take an augury

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