từ

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Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese (“from, since”; SV: tự).

Conjunction[edit]

từ

  1. from, since

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from (“word”).

Noun[edit]

từ

  1. word
Synonyms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from (“ancestral temple”).

Noun[edit]

từ

  1. temple guard

Etymology 4[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from (“to give up, to renounce”).

Verb[edit]

từ

  1. to renounce, to give up