- (Hà Nội) IPA(key): [ɓajŋ̟˧˦ sɛ˧˧]
- (Huế) IPA(key): [ɓan˦˧˥ sɛ˧˧]
- (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): [ɓan˦˥ sɛ˧˧]
- wheel (on a motorized or non-motorized vehicle)
- bánh xe lịch sử – (figuratively) the wheel of history
This term is contrary to the usual meaning of bánh, which typically refers to pastries and other prepared foods.