vây

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See also: vay, váy, vậy, and vaþ

Vietnamese[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese (“to surround; to encircle; to corral”; SV: vi).

Verb[edit]

vây

  1. to encircle
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Vietic *c-piːl; cognate with Muong vây.

Noun[edit]

vây

  1. (anatomy) fin
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