mấy

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See also: may, May, mAy, máy, maý, mày, mây, and mãy

Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Vietic *ɓǝlʔ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

mấy

  1. some, an indefinite quantity greater than one

Usage notes[edit]

  • Colloquially, mấy often replaces những and các as plural marker in many situations. But in formal writing, it rarely takes that role.

Adverb[edit]

mấy

  1. how much, how many
    Mấy giờ?
    At what time?

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