The Alternative Vietnamese Dictionary: khách

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Entry definition

khách pronunciation {{vi-pron}}
etymology 1 {{vi-etym-sino}}, from Proto-Vietic *kʰɛːk
noun: {{vi-noun}}
  1. visitor, guest
  2. customer Cửa hàng đông khách. The restaurant was crowded.
  3. passenger khách đi tàu passengers of a ship
  4. (dated) celebrity
  5. (dated, informal) Sino-Vietnamese ethnic Chinese in Vietnam Chú ăn ở một hiệu khách. He ate at a Chinese restaurant.
etymology 2 Onomatopoeia, after the bird's call "khách khách".
noun: {{vi-noun}}
  1. (onomatopoeia) treepie
Synonyms: (treepie) {{vi-l}}, {{vi-l}}

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