nhộng

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Vietnamese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sinitic (yŏng < MC jɨoŋX < OC *loŋʔ, "pupa, chrysalis"; SV dõng, dũng), a colloquial loan with nasal assimilation *l- > ɲ- (S. Starostin, StarLing database).

Noun[edit]

nhộng

  1. pupa