nghìn

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Vietnamese[edit]

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From Old Chinese (OC *sn̥ʰiːn). Compare Proto-Hlai *C-ŋin (thousand).

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nghìn (𠦳)

  1. (Northern Vietnam, only in compounds) thousand
    Sáng mẹ cho 5 nghìn, chiều mẹ cho 5 nghìn nữa là 10 nghìn.
    Mom gave me 5000 in the morning, and then she gave me another 5000, totaling in 10,000.