Vietic

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Named after Vietnamese Việt, +‎ -ic.

Proper noun[edit]

Vietic

  1. (linguistics) A subfamily of the Mon-Khmer languages that includes Vietnamese and Mường.
  2. (linguistics) The Proto-Vietic language, the hypothetical last common ancestor of all Vietic languages.

Adjective[edit]

Vietic (not comparable)

  1. (linguistics) Of or pertaining to the Vietic language family.
  2. (linguistics) Of or pertaining to the ancestral Vietic language.