lươn

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See also: luon, lượn, lườn, luôn, and luồn

Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Vietic *-laːɲ; cognate with Muong lươnh.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(classifier con) lươn (, , 𩷕, 𩽥, 𧐖)

  1. an Asian swamp eel
    ăn lươn
    to eat eel / to get beaten with a stick as a punishment
    Tao mà rớt môn này là bố tao cho ăn lươn.
    If I fail this subject my dad will beat the crap out of me.