- (Hà Nội) IPA(key): [ʔɓajŋ̟˧˦ sɛ˧˧]
- (Huế) IPA(key): [ʔɓɛɲ˦˧˥ sɛ˧˧]
- (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): [ʔɓan˦˥ sɛ˧˧]
Audio (Hồ Chí Minh City) (file)
- wheel (on a motorized or non-motorized vehicle)
- bánh xe lịch sử – (figuratively) the wheel of history
This term is contrary to the usual meaning of bánh, which typically refers to pastries and other prepared foods.