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Annamese

[an-uh-meez, -mees] /ˌæn əˈmiz, -ˈmis/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to Annam, its people, or their language.
noun, plural Annamese. Also, Annamite
[an-uh-mahyt] /ˈæn əˌmaɪt/ (Show IPA)
2.
a native of Annam.
3.
former name of the language Vietnamese.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; Annam + -ese
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British Dictionary definitions for Annamese

Annamese

/ˌænəˈmiːz/
adjective
1.
of or relating to Annam
adjective, noun
2.
a former word for Vietnamese
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