Sài Gòn

See also: Saigon

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EtymologyEdit

Of uncertain origin, probably from Khmer ព្រៃគរ ‎(preykôr) or ព្រៃនគរ ‎(preynôkôr); or from Cantonese 西貢 ‎(sai1 gung3; tây cống, Saigon), 堤岸 ‎(tai4 ngon6; đê ngạn, Cholon) or ‎(caai4 ngon6; sài ngạn)

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Sài Gòn

  1. (historical) Saigon
  2. (informal) Ho Chi Minh City

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