chế

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See also: chê

Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from (to make, to manufacture, to produce).

Verb[edit]

chế

  1. (only in compounds) to manufacture
  2. to parody, to invent (a new thing)

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

chế

  1. to pour

Etymology 3[edit]

From Teochew (zê2).

Noun[edit]

chế

  1. (Mekong Delta) elder sister
See also[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

chế

  1. (Mekong Delta) Used to address, or used by, a female who is older than the other person in the conversation.
  2. (neologism, slang, humorous) Used as a general pronoun.
    Chào các chế.Hello y'all. (slang)