lớn

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Vietnamese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Vietnamese lớn, mlớn.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lớn (𡘯) (phonemic reduplicative lơn lớn)

  1. big; large
    Synonyms: to, bự
    Antonyms: nhỏ,
    cao lớn
    tall/high and large
  2. grown-up; adult
    Antonyms: nhỏ,
    người lớn
    an adult
  3. great; grand
    Antonyms: nhỏ,
    chí lớn
    grand ambitions
    2 lớn hơn 1
    2's greater than 1
  4. loud
    Antonyms: nhỏ,
    ăn to nói lớn
    to take big bites and talk loudly

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Verb[edit]

lớn (𡘯)

  1. to grow; to become big