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See also: hán, hàn, and hạn

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VietnameseEdit

 Hán on Vietnamese Wikipedia

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

Sino-Vietnamese word from , from Middle Chinese (xanH).

AdjectiveEdit

Hán

  1. related to Han
    người Hán
    a Han Chinese person
    sông Hán
    the Han River
  2. (chiefly Sinology) Chinese
  3. (archaic) the self-denomination of Vietnamese during Nguyễn dynasty independence period (19th century), while they called Chinese người Thanh.[1]

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Choi Byung Wook (2004) Southern Vietnam Under the Reign of Minh Mạng (1820-1841): Central Policies and Local Response, SEAP Publications, page 137