kêu

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See also: keu and ke'u

Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Vietic *keːw (to call), a non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese (“to call; to cry; to shout”; SV: khiếu) or from Proto-Mon-Khmer *[c]kuul, *[c]kuəl, *[c]kəl, *[c]kiil, *[c]kiəl (to call, to bark). Akin to Proto-Pearic *keːv.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

kêu (, , , , 𡆌, , 󱋣)

  1. to call, to cry

Derived terms[edit]

Derived terms

Noun[edit]

(classifier tiếng) kêu (, , , , 𡆌, , 󱋣)

  1. call