Trung Quốc

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Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from 中國, composed of (“center”) and (“country”).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Trung Quốc

  1. China
  2. (historical) the self-denomination of Vietnam during Nguyễn dynasty independence period (19th century).[1]

Adjective[edit]

Trung Quốc

  1. Chinese

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Woodside, Alexander (1988) Vietnam and the Chinese model: a comparative study of Vietnamese and Chinese government in the first half of the nineteenth century, Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, page 18