nghệ

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See also: nghe, nghé, nghê, and nghề

Vietnamese[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from (“ability”). Compare the non-Sino-Vietnamese reading nghề.

Romanization[edit]

nghệ

  1. occupation, employment, trade, profession
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Etymology 2[edit]

Vietnamese Wikipedia has an article on:
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From Proto-Vietic *ŋɛːlʔ (turmeric).

Noun[edit]

(classifier cây) nghệ

  1. turmeric
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