Hồ Chí Minh City

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Etymology[edit]

Amalgam of Vietnamese Hồ Chí Minh and English Ho Chi Minh City.

Proper noun[edit]

Hồ Chí Minh City

  1. Alternative spelling of Ho Chi Minh City
    • 2009, Casey Lucius, “A case study on Vietnam's response to AI”, in Vietnam's Political Process: How Education Shapes Political Decision Making, Routledge, ISBN 0-415-49812-0, page 101:
      In Hồ Chí Minh City, no one, including residents, private businesses or market vendors were allowed to raise poultry, pet birds or fighting cocks during the late 2005 outbreak.
    • 2014, Peter Zinoman, Vietnamese Colonial Republican: The Political Vision of Vũ Trọng Phụng, University of California Press, ISBN 978-0-520-27628-4, page 215:
      On the seventy-fifth anniversary of his birth in December 1987, the Institute of Literature organized a major academic conference on Vũ Trọng Phụng in Hồ Chí Minh City that signaled his formal rehabilitation.