ngâu

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Vietnamese[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

(classifier cây) ngâu (, 𫟌, 𫉎, )

  1. various Aglaia species, such as Aglaia duperreana (ngâu ta) and Aglaia odorata (ngâu Tàu)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese (“ox; bull; cow”; SV: ngưu).

Noun[edit]

ngâu

  1. cow (in the context of the “The Cowherd and the Weaver Girl” folktale)

Adjective[edit]

ngâu

  1. (sometimes capitalised) relating to (the beginning of) the seventh lunar month, when a sudden and brief shower falls; July shower
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