Associations to the word «Vietnamese»

Wiktionary

VIETNAMESE, adjective. Of or pertaining to Vietnam.
VIETNAMESE, noun. Inhabitant of Vietnam, person of Vietnamese descent.
VIETNAMESE, proper noun. A language spoken predominantly in Vietnam.
VIETNAMESE BALM, noun. A Southeast Asian herb used in food for its lemon flavor, especially in Vietnamese cuisine, Elsholtzia ciliata
VIETNAMESE CASSIA, noun. Alternative term for Vietnamese cinnamon
VIETNAMESE CINNAMON, noun. Alternative term for Saigon cinnamon
VIETNAMESE CORIANDER, noun. Persicaria odorata, a cilantro-flavored herb used in Vietnamese cuisine
VIETNAMESE SANDWICH, noun. (slang) banh mi

Dictionary definition

VIETNAMESE, noun. A native or inhabitant of Vietnam.
VIETNAMESE, noun. The Mon-Khmer language spoken in Vietnam.
VIETNAMESE, adjective. Of or relating to or characteristic of Vietnam or its people or its language ; "the Vietnamese countryside"; the Vietnamese tones"; "Vietnamese boat people".

Wise words

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