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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Vietnamese Việt Nam.

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /(ˌ)vjɛtˈnɑːm/, /(ˌ)vjɛtˈnæm/, /(ˌ)viɛtˈnɑːm/, /(ˌ)viɛtˈnæm/
  • (US) IPA(key): /viˌɛtˈnɑm/, /viˌɛtˈnæm/, /(ˌ)vjɛtˈnɑm/, /(ˌ)vjɛtˈnæm/, /ˌvi.ətˈnɑm/, /ˌvi.ətˈnæm/, /(ˌ)vitˈnɑm/, /(ˌ)vitˈnæm/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɑːm, -æm

Proper nounEdit

Vietnam

  1. A country in Southeast Asia, on the east coast of the Indochina Peninsula, officially named Socialist Republic of Vietnam.
    Synonyms: Socialist Republic of Vietnam (official name), Nam (informal)
  2. The Vietnam War.
    Synonym: Nam (informal)

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TranslationsEdit

NounEdit

Vietnam (plural Vietnams)

  1. A long war which a dominating foreign occupier of a place (the site of the war) cannot win.
    another Vietnam
    the Soviet Union's Vietnam (the 1979–89 occupation of Afghanistan)
    France's Vietnam (the Algerian War or First Indochina War)
  2. (US, slang) A place that is very dangerous, especially if afflicted by violence.
    • 1992, “187um (Deep Cover Remix)”, in Deep Cover, performed by Dr. Dre and Snoop Doggy Dogg:
      Welcome back to Vietnam, California.
    • 1992, “Rat-Tat-Tat-Tat”, in The Chronic, Death Row Records, performed by Dr. Dre:
      Vietnam, California, back in and on a mission.

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AsturianEdit

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Vietnam m

  1. Vietnam

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CatalanEdit

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Vietnam m

  1. Vietnam

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CzechEdit

DanishEdit

 
Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Proper nounEdit

Vietnam

  1. Vietnam

DutchEdit

 
Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /vjɛtˈnɑm/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Viet‧nam
  • Rhymes: -ɑm

Proper nounEdit

Vietnam n

  1. Vietnam

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FinnishEdit

 
Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Proper nounEdit

Vietnam

  1. Vietnam

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of Vietnam (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Vietnam
genitive Vietnamin
partitive Vietnamia
illative Vietnamiin
singular plural
nominative Vietnam
accusative nom. Vietnam
gen. Vietnamin
genitive Vietnamin
partitive Vietnamia
inessive Vietnamissa
elative Vietnamista
illative Vietnamiin
adessive Vietnamilla
ablative Vietnamilta
allative Vietnamille
essive Vietnamina
translative Vietnamiksi
instructive
abessive Vietnamitta
comitative

FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vietnamese Việt Nam.

PronunciationEdit

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Vietnam m

  1. Vietnam

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GalicianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Vietnam m

  1. Vietnam

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GermanEdit

 
German Wikipedia has an article on:
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PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Vietnam n (genitive Vietnam or Vietnams, plural Vietnam)

  1. Vietnam
    • 2012, Otto Nigsch, Regierung und Gouvernance: Zur Geschichte der bestehenden Ordnung, page 102:
      Dieser zweite Teil der Genfer Erklärung sah auch vor, im Juli 1956 Wahlen zur Vereinigung der beiden Vietnam durchzuführen, doch wurde dieser Teil der Verträge nicht mehr unterschrieben.
    • 2014, Heino Caesar, Commander: Ein Bericht. Buch 3, page 180:
      Es war ein blau-gelb-grüner runder Fleck im dunklen Meer unter ihnen auf 17° Nordbreite, der noch existierenden Demarkationslinie zwischen den beiden Vietnam.

Usage notesEdit

  • The plural Vietnam refers to North Vietnam (German: Nordvietnam) and South Vietnam (German: Südvietnam).

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HungarianEdit

ItalianEdit

 
Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Vietnam m

  1. Vietnam

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Proper nounEdit

Vietnam

  1. Vietnam

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

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Vietnam

  1. Vietnam

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ScotsEdit

 
Scots Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From English Vietnam, from Vietnamese Việt Nam.

Proper nounEdit

Vietnam

  1. Vietnam

SlovakEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Vietnamese Việt Nam.

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Proper nounEdit

Vietnam m (genitive Vietnamu) declension pattern dub

  1. Vietnam

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SpanishEdit

 
Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bjedˈnam/, [bjeðˈnãm]

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Vietnam m

  1. Vietnam

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SwedishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Vietnam n (genitive Vietnams)

  1. Vietnam

TurkishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Vietnam

  1. Vietnam

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