Pleiku

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Vietnamese Pleiku.

Proper noun[edit]

Pleiku

  1. A city in the central highland region of Vietnam.

Translations[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Jarai Plơi Kơdưr (literally northern or high village); the spelling is adapted from earlier Plei-Kou-Derr, Plei Ku Der, used during the French colonial period.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): [pəː˨˩ ləj˧˧ ku˧˧], [pləj˧˧ ku˧˧]
  • (Huế) IPA(key): [pəː˦˩ ləj˧˧ kʊw˧˧], [pləj˧˧ kʊw˧˧]
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): [pəː˨˩ ləj˧˧ kʊw˧˧], [pləj˧˧ kʊw˧˧]
  • Phonetic: pờ lây cu, plây cu

Proper noun[edit]

Pleiku

  1. Pleiku (city in the central highland region of Vietnam)