from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See Table at currency.
  • n. Vulgar Slang A penis.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The currency of Vietnam, 100 xus. Symbol: ₫
  • n. The penis; a dildo, specifically a synthetic anatomical replica of the penis
  • n. onomatopoeia for the sound made by a bell with a low pitch

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A name of the wild yak, Poëphaga grunniens. See yak.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. go `ding dong', like a bell
  • n. the basic unit of money in Vietnam


Vietnamese dông, from Chinese tóng, copper coin.
Origin unknown.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Vietnamese đồng (Hán tự: , "copper"). (Wiktionary)



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