Ban Mê Thuột

VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Thai บ้าน (bâan) or Lao ບ້ານ (bān, village) + Thai แม่ (mɛ̂ɛ) or Lao ແມ່ (, mother) + Rade Thuôt (from Y Thuôt, a Rade personal name; rendered in Thai as ถ็วต), literally "Thuôt's mother's village". Compare Buôn Ma Thuột (literally Thuôt's father's village).

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Ban Mê Thuột

  1. Synonym of Buôn Ma Thuột