Vietminh

noun
Viet·​minh | \ vē-ˈet-ˈmin How to pronounce Vietminh (audio) , vyet-, ˌvē-ət-, vēt- \
plural Vietminh

Definition of Vietminh

: an adherent of the Vietnamese Communist movement from 1941 to 1951

First Known Use of Vietminh

1945, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Vietminh

Vietnamese Việt-Minh, short for Việt-Nam Độc-Lập Đồng-Minh League for the Independence of Vietnam

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The first known use of Vietminh was in 1945

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“Vietminh.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Vietminh. Accessed 3 Mar. 2021.

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