thế

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See also: the, thé, thè, thể, the-, and þe

Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from (“position, power”).

Noun[edit]

thế

  1. position, posture
  2. condition
  3. power, authority

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from (“to replace”).

Verb[edit]

thế

  1. to replace, to substitute

Etymology 3[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from (“era, generation”).

Noun[edit]

thế

  1. era, time, generation
  2. (thế giới) world

Etymology 4[edit]

Adverb[edit]

thế

  1. thus, so, like that
    Thế à?
    Really?
  2. final particle used in an interrogative sentence
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