Hán

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See also: hán, hàn, and hạn

Vietnamese[edit]

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 Hán on Vietnamese Wikipedia

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from , from Middle Chinese (xanH).

Adjective[edit]

Hán

  1. related to Han
    người Hán
    a Han Chinese person
    sông Hán
    the Han River
  2. (chiefly Sinology) Chinese
  3. (archaic) the self-denomination of Vietnamese during Nguyễn dynasty independence period (19th century), while they called Chinese người Thanh.[1]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Choi Byung Wook (2004) Southern Vietnam Under the Reign of Minh Mạng (1820-1841): Central Policies and Local Response, SEAP Publications, page 137