cáo

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Romanization[edit]

cáo (Zhuyin ㄘㄠˊ)

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Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

(classifier con) cáo (𤞺)

  1. a fox (Vulpes)
    cáo già
    an old fox; a devious person
    mèo già hoá cáo
    an old cat turning into a fox; a person who gets more devious as they get older

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from .

Noun[edit]

cáo

  1. (historical) royal edict-like announcement