HyperDic: vietnam

English > 2 senses of the word Vietnam:
NOUNlocationVietnam, Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Viet Nam, Annama communist state in Indochina on the South China Sea
actVietnam, Vietnam Wara prolonged war (1954-1975) between the communist armies of North Vietnam who were supported by the Chinese and the armies of South Vietnam who were supported by the United States
Vietnam > pronunciation
Soundsviyeh.tnaa'm
Rhymesaplomb ... wigwam: 29 rhymes with aam...
English > Vietnam: 2 senses > noun 1, location
MeaningA communist state in Indochina on the South China Sea; achieved independence from France in 1945.
SynonymsSocialist Republic of Vietnam, Viet Nam, Annam
Instance ofAsian country, Asian nationAny one of the nations occupying the Asian continent
Member ofAssociation of Southeast Asian Nations, ASEANAn association of nations dedicated to economic and political cooperation in southeastern Asia and who joined with the United States to fight against global terrorism
MembersVietnamese, AnnameseA native or inhabitant of Vietnam
Part ofIndochina, Indochinese peninsulaA peninsula of southeastern Asia that includes Myanmar and Cambodia and Laos and Malaysia and Thailand and Vietnam
PartsHaiphongA port city in northern Vietnam
Hanoi, capital of VietnamThe capital city of Vietnam
Ho Chi Minh City, SaigonA city in South Vietnam
North VietnamA former country in southeastern Asia that existed from 1954 (after the defeat of the French at Dien Bien Phu) until 1975 when South Vietnam collapsed at the end of the Vietnam War
South VietnamA former country in southeastern Asia that existed from 1954 (after the defeat of the French at Dien Bien Phu) until 1975 when it was defeated and annexed by North Vietnam
Region ofDien Bien PhuThe French military base fell after a siege by Vietnam troops / troops that lasted 56 days
Vietnam War, VietnamA prolonged war (1954-1975) between the communist armies of North Vietnam who were supported by the Chinese and the armies of South Vietnam who were supported by the United States
SpanishAnnam, República Socialista de Vietnam, Vietnam, Viet Nam
CatalanRepública Socialista de Vietnam, Vietnam
AdjectivesVietnameseof or relating to or characteristic of Vietnam or its people or its language
English > Vietnam: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningA prolonged war (1954-1975) between the communist armies of North Vietnam who were supported by the Chinese and the armies of South Vietnam who were supported by the United States.
SynonymVietnam War
Instance ofwar, warfareThe waging of armed conflict against an enemy / enemy
RegionVietnam, Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Viet Nam, AnnamA communist state in Indochina on the South China Sea

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