giữ

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See also: giu, Giu, giù, gi'u, and giu.

Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Vietic *k-cɨh; cognate with Muong chữ and Chut [Rục] kɨcɨː⁴.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

giữ

  1. to keep, to hold and maintain as one's own
    Giữ cái này chặt lại không thôi nó sẽ rớt ra
    Keep this tight or else it will fall out.
  2. to safeguard

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