chìa

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Vietnamese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese (spoon; key, SV: thi). Compare thìa (spoon), chìa vôi.

Noun[edit]

chìa (, )

  1. Short for chìa khoá (key).

Etymology 2[edit]

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Verb[edit]

chìa (𢹌)

  1. to extend; to protrude; to hold out (one's hand)