Ho Chi Minh City
or formerly Saigon geographical name city & port S Vietnam; formerly (as Saigon) capital of South Vietnam population 2,899,753

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Ho Chi Minh City — seaport in S Vietnam: formerly (as Saigon) capital of South Vietnam, 1954 76: pop. 4,549,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Ho Chi Minh City — a seaport in S Vietnam. 3,460,500. Formerly, Saigon. * * * formerly Saigon City (pop., 1999 est.: 4,549,000), southern Vietnam. It lies along the Saigon River north of the Mekong River delta. The Vietnamese first entered the region, then part of… …   Universalium

  • Ho Chi Minh City — Original name in latin Ho Chi Minh City Name in other language Cathair Ho Chi Minh, Cidade de Ho Chi Minh, Ciudad Ho Chi Minh, HCMC, HCMV, Ho Chi Minh, Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh Ville, Ho Chi Minh borg, Ho Chi Minh byen, Ho Chi Minhin… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Ho Chi Minh City — Admin ASC 1 Code Orig. name Ho Chi Minh City Country and Admin Code VN.20 VN …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

  • Ho Chi Minh City — Ho Chi Minh Ci|ty a city in the southern part of Vietnam. It was formerly known as ↑Saigon, and was the capital of South Vietnam when the country was divided …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Ho Chi Minh City — Ho′ Chi Minh′ Cit′y n. geg a seaport in S Vietnam. 4,000,000 Formerly, Saigon …   From formal English to slang

  • Ho Chi Minh City — city in South Vietnam …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Ho Chi Minh City — noun a city in South Vietnam; formerly (as Saigon) it was the capital of French Indochina • Syn: ↑Saigon • Instance Hypernyms: ↑city, ↑metropolis, ↑urban center • Part Holonyms: ↑Vietnam, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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