Liên Xô

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Vietnamese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): /l̪iɜn˧˧ s̪o˧˧/
  • (Huế) IPA(key): /liɜŋ˧˧ s̪ow˧˧/
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): /l̻ʲiɜŋ˧˥ s̪ow˧˥/

Etymology[edit]

Contraction of Liên bang Xô viết (Soviet Union), which is a contraction of Liên bang Cộng hòa Xã hội Chủ nghĩa Xô viết (Union of Soviet Socialist Republics). Possibly influenced by Chinese 蘇聯/苏联 (Sūlián, "USSR").

Proper noun[edit]

Liên

  1. USSR

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