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"Tiền "

Translation:Lucky money

May 13, 2016

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/kuah

Read here for some information on this custom.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/karenbell390

Often given to children on lunar new year. It is usually in a small red envelope which is often decorated with gold foil or pictures of new year themed designs.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Minhpc

It is given to children and old people. We wish them on lucky, health and happy.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/wordgeek416

tiền 錢

Mandarin qián; Cantonese cin4

lì xì 利市

From old or dialectal Cantonese lai6si6

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