"I give the poor man one hundred dollars."

Translation:Tôi cho người đàn ông nghèo một trăm đô la.

2 years ago

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generous donor

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In Vietnam I give the poor man one hundred vietnam dong

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I can't help with derivations and relationships to other southern Chinese languages but I can with this: đô la <- dollar <- thaler <- thal (German for "valley", -> coins minted from the mines at Joachimsthal, now in the Czech republic)

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