giống

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See also: gióng and giọng

Vietnamese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Vietic *k-coːŋʔ, from Old Chinese (OC *k.toŋʔ) (SV: chủng).

Noun[edit]

giống (𥞖, 𥠭, 𧀑)

  1. kind, race, breed
  2. (grammar, linguistics) gender
    tương hợp giống và số
    grammatical agreement
    (literally, “compatibility on gender and number”)
    giống đực
    the masculine gender
    giống cái
    the feminine gender

Derived terms[edit]

Derived terms

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

giống (𠏳)

  1. to be alike, to be similar

Adjective[edit]

giống (𠏳)

  1. be alike, be similar