noun, plural Vi·et·nam·ese.
- a native or inhabitant of Vietnam.
- Formerly Annamese, Annamite. the language of Vietnam, of uncertain linguistic affiliation.
- of or relating to Vietnam or its inhabitants.
- of, relating to, or characteristic of Vietnam, its people, or their language
- plural -ese a native or inhabitant of Vietnam
- the language of Vietnam, probably related to the Mon-Khmer languages