vạn tuế

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Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from 萬歲, composed of (“ten thousand”) and (“years of age”). Compare thiên tuế (literally thousand years).

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

vạn tuế

  1. (archaic, to an East Asian monarch) long live
    Hoàng thượng vạn tuế! Vạn tuế! Vạn vạn tuế!
    Long live the emperor!

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