sữa

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See also: sua, SUA, súa, süä, and sửa

Vietnamese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (North Central Vietnam) trã
  • (North Central Vietnam)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Vietic *p-rah. Cognate with Muong khã, Nguôn [Cổ Liêm] rả.

Attested in Phật thuyết đại báo phụ mẫu ân trọng kinh (佛說大報父母恩重經) as 吕⿰巴, composed of (MC pˠa) + (MC lɨʌX) (modern SV: ba ), 吕⿰巨, composed of (MC ɡɨʌX) + (MC lɨʌX) (modern SV: cự ) and (MC lɨʌX) (modern SV: ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sữa (𣳪, 𣷱, 𣷲)

  1. milk (liquid; liquid from a vegetable source; semen)
    sữa cow milk
    sữa bộtpowdered milk
    sữa chuaeither soured milk or yogurt
    sữa đậu nànhsoy milk
    Sữa mẹ là nguồn dinh dưỡng tốt nhất cho sự phát triển của trẻ sơ sinh và trẻ nhỏ.
    Mothers' milk is the optimal nutrient for their newborns' and/or infants' development.

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