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Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from French beurre. For the association between “butter” and “avocado”, compare Chinese 牛油果 (ngưu du quả, avocado, literally butter fruit), Chinese 酪梨 (lạc lê, avocado, literally cheese pear).

Noun[edit]

  1. butter

Noun[edit]

(classifier cây, trái, quả)

  1. avocado

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

  1. (colloquial) to ignore
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