chúa

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See also: chua, Chua, Chúa, chùa, chuà, chuā, and chưa

Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese (“master; lord”; SV: chủ), also used as a Sino-Vietnamese syllable in a few compounds; compare chủ (master; owner)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

chúa ()

  1. the retired father of a king of feudal Vietnam

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