Placename Etymologies: List of Canadian Place Names of Ukrainian Origin

Placename Etymologies List of Canadian Place Names of Ukrainian Origin Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from or other free sources online Pages Chapters Names of Ho Chi Minh City Cumbrian toponymy Sri Lankan place na

  • Title: Placename Etymologies: List of Canadian Place Names of Ukrainian Origin
  • Author: Books LLC
  • ISBN: 9781156567531
  • Page: 240
  • Format: Paperback
  • Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from or other free sources online Pages 46 Chapters Names of Ho Chi Minh City, Cumbrian toponymy, Sri Lankan place name etymology, Little Russia, Names of Istanbul, Names of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Origin of the name California, Etymology of Kapisa, Names of Jerusalem, Etymology ofPlease note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from or other free sources online Pages 46 Chapters Names of Ho Chi Minh City, Cumbrian toponymy, Sri Lankan place name etymology, Little Russia, Names of Istanbul, Names of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Origin of the name California, Etymology of Kapisa, Names of Jerusalem, Etymology of Pittsburgh, Names of Singapore, German placename etymology, Etymology of Aberdeen, Names of Seoul, Etymology of Assam, Albania, Bulgarian placename etymology, Etymology of Edinburgh, Etymology of Karnataka, Etymology of Cooch Behar, Etymology of J mtland, Etymology of Kolkata, Etymology of Kalamazoo, Etymology of Lahore, List of adjectival and demonymic forms of place names, Algoma, Bandar, Natanleod, Etymology of Szczecin, Torpenhow Hill, Bucur, Leize, Asahi, Great Russia, Conneaut, The Old Straight Track, Uhaitz, Lohizun, Germanic placenames, Sardeka, Ahaitz, Hautz, Zihiga, Baug Excerpt The city now known as Ho Chi Minh City Vietnamese Ch Minh has gone by several different names during its history, reflecting settlement by different ethnic, cultural and political groups Originally known as Prey Nokor while a part of the Khmer Empire, it came to be dubbed S i G n informally by Vietnamese settlers fleeing the Tr nh Nguy n War to the north In time, control of the city and the area passed to the Vietnamese, who gave the city the name of This name remained until the time of French conquest in the 1860s, when the occupying force adopted the name Saigon for the city, a westernized form of the traditional name The current name was given after the Fall of Saigon in 1975, and honors H Ch Minh, the pre eminent North Vietnamese leader Even today, however, the informal name of S i G n remains in daily speech both domestically and internationally, especially among the Vietnamese diaspora Khmer for Ho Chi Minh City Prey Nokor is highlighted in red.The area where present day Ho C

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