Indochina

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Indo- +‎ China, modelled after French Indochine. Name first proposed in early 19. century by Scottish poet and orientalist John Leyden[1] and later first used in Précis de Géographie universelle by Conrad Malte-Brun.[2]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌɪndoʊ̯ˈt͡ʃaɪ̯nə/, /ˈɪndoʊ̯ˌt͡ʃaɪ̯nə/

Proper noun[edit]

Indochina

  1. The former French colonial part of Southeast Asia comprising the peninsula containing Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?allowed_in_frame=0&search=Indochina&searchmode=none
  2. ^ http://www.anai-asso.org/NET/document/indochine/index.htm

Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Indochina f

  1. Indochina (region in Southeast Asia)

Spanish[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Indochina f

  1. Indochina (region in Southeast Asia)