xu

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See also: , , , , , xứ, xử, and ǃXũ

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Vietnamese xu, from French sou.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

xu (plural xu)

  1. A minor unit of currency in Vietnam, now little-used, forming a hundredth of a dong.

Anagrams[edit]


Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

xu (Zhuyin ˙ㄒㄩ)

  1. Pinyin transcription of

xu

  1. Nonstandard spelling of .
  2. Nonstandard spelling of .
  3. Nonstandard spelling of .
  4. Nonstandard spelling of .

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French sou.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

xu

  1. xu (1/100th of a dong); cent; penny

Derived terms[edit]