cả

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Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Vietic *kah.

Adjective[edit]

cả (, , 𪥘)

  1. main, biggest
  2. whole
    Cả lớp đứng lên.
    The whole class stands up.
  3. (Northern Vietnam) firstborn; eldest; oldest
  4. (Roman Catholicism) great (title referring to an important leader)
    Grêgôriô Cả
    Gregory the Great
Antonyms[edit]
  • (firstborn): út
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Determiner[edit]

cả (, , 𪥘)

  1. all
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Etymology 2[edit]

Non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese (price, cost, SV: giá).

Noun[edit]

cả

  1. (only in compounds) price, cost
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