hơi

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See also: hoi, hói, hỏi, hội, and Hợi

Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Adverb[edit]

hơi (phonemic reduplicative hơi hơi)

  1. slightly, somewhat, a little

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Vietic *həːj, probably from some dialectal form of Chinese (SV: khí).

Noun[edit]

hơi (𣱬)

  1. vapor, steam
    tàu hơi nước
    steam locomotive
  2. breath
    hết hơi
    be out of breath
  3. gas (state of matter)
  4. gas (chemical element or compound)
  5. smell, odor
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