or Vi·et Nam
Examples from the Web for vietnam
Compared with neighbors Myanmar, Vietnam, and Laos, Cambodia appears to have a blossoming civil society.
Take the chief metric of the war in Vietnam—body counts, which ultimately did not answer whether the strategy was working.Pentagon Doesn’t Know How Many People It’s Killed in the ISIS War|Nancy A. Youssef|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Same with my uncle and cousins when their planes landed from Vietnam.A Veteran’s View: NYC Cold War Between Cops and City Hall|Matt Gallagher|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One of the most horrific episodes of the Vietnam War is being made into a government-funded opera.
In Vietnam, Lewis was advisor to a Vietnamese infantry unit, whose nickname for him was “Captain of Many Kilos.”
The Vietnam war, both materially and psychologically, affected our overall defense posture.
But with our acknowledgement of their service goes an understanding that some Vietnam veterans have unique needs and problems.
Americans, I believe, are united in the hope that the Paris talks will bring an early peace to Vietnam.
As our involvement in the war in Vietnam comes to an end, we must now go on to build a generation of peace.
In 1965 alone we had 300 private talks for peace in Vietnam, with friends and adversaries throughout the world.
British Dictionary definitions for vietnam
Word Origin and History for vietnam
from Vietnamese Viet, the people's name + nam "south." Vietnam War attested by 1963.