Annamese



of or relating to , its people, or their language.
a native of .
former name of the language Vietnamese.
Historical Examples

Annamese Buddhism is only a colourless copy of Chinese Foism and has no great hold of the people.
The Races of Man Joseph Deniker

Though fond of ease the Annamese are more industrious than the neighbouring peoples.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 2 Various

They are taller, more muscular, and more supple than the Annamese.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 2 Various

The Annamese mandarin must be acquainted with Chinese, since he writes in Chinese characters.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 2 Various

This eastern region was occupied in the 17th century by the Annamese, who in the 18th century absorbed the western provinces.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 5 Various

The men are taller and more muscular than the Siamese and Annamese, while the women are small and inclined to stoutness.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 1 Various

The Muongs are bigger and stronger than the Annamese, their eyes often almost straight.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 4 Various

He tells us that, among the Annamese, ‘no girl who is twelve years old and has a brother is a virgin’ (p. 292).
Social Origins and Primal Law Andrew Lang

In spite of these complex interminglings the Annamese type is very uniform (Harmand).
The Races of Man Joseph Deniker

The Annamese people, fifteen to seventeen millions strong at the present time, is the outcome of numerous interminglings.
The Races of Man Joseph Deniker

adjective
of or relating to Annam
adjective, noun
a former word for Vietnamese

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