thơm

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See also: Thom and thom

Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Vietic *tʰəːm (fragrant), perhaps from Proto-Mon-Khmer *dhum ~ *dhuum (fragrant; to scent); compare Khmer ធុំ (thum, fragrant) and Proto-Katuic *pahuum ~ *tahuum (whence Pacoh thum (fragrant)).

Adjective[edit]

thơm (𩡋, 𬳦)

  1. fragrant; of a pleasant aroma
    hiđrôcacbon thơm
    aromatic hydrocarbon

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

(classifier cây, trái, quả) thơm (𦹳)

  1. a species of pineapple commonly found in southern Vietnam

Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

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Verb[edit]

thơm

  1. (colloquial, not on the lips) to kiss
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