Vietcong

[vjɛt'kɒŋ]
noun (plural same) the Communist guerrilla force in Vietnam which fought the South Vietnamese government forces 1954–75 and opposed the South Vietnam and US forces in the Vietnam War.
Origin
Vietnamese, lit. 'Vietnamese Communist'.

English new terms dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Vietcong 2 — Vietcong Entwickler: Pterodon Verleger: Gathering Publikation: April 2003 (PC), Januar 2004 (Add on; PC), Oktober 2004 (Purple Haze für PS2, Xbox) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Vietcong 2 — Разработчик Pterodon, Illusion Softworks Издатели 2K Gam …   Википедия

  • Vietcong — Разработчик Pterodon, Illusion Softworks Издатели Gathering Локализатор Логрус, 1С Даты выпуска апрель 2003 Платформы …   Википедия

  • Vietcong 2 — Infobox VG title = Vietcong 2 developer = Pterodon Illusion Softworks distributor = 2k games engine = Ptero Engine II released = October 2005 (Windows) genre = Tactical shooter modes = Singleplayer, Multiplayer platforms = PC (Windows) media =… …   Wikipedia

  • Vietcong — Dieser Artikel behandelt die Nationale Front für die Befreiung Südvietnams (Vietcong). Für weitere Bedeutungen, siehe Vietcong (Begriffsklärung). Flagge der FNL „Vietcong“ Kämpfer …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • vietcong — viet·còng, vièt·cong agg.inv., s.m. e f.inv. CO 1. agg.inv., s.m. e f.inv., che, chi apparteneva al Fronte di liberazione nazionale del Vietnam del Sud e combatté, tra il 1957 e il 1975, contro le forze governative sudvietnamite e i loro alleati… …   Dizionario italiano

  • Vietcong — ► POLÍTICA Término peyorativo (contracción de rojo y vietnamita) que designaba en Vietnam del Sur al Frente Nacional de Liberación, fundado oficialmente en 1960. Abogó por un gobierno democrático sustitutivo del antiguo régimen de Saigón, por la… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Vietcong — noun (plural Vietcong) Etymology: Vietnamese Vi{ecircudot}t c{ocircudot}ng Date: 1957 a guerrilla member of the Vietnamese Communist movement …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Vietcong — Front national pour la libération du Viêt Nam Pour les articles homonymes, voir Front national et FN.  Pour les autres articles nationaux, voir Front national …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Vietcong — /vee et kong , kawng , vyet , vee it /, n., pl. Vietcong, adj. (during the Vietnam War) n. 1. a Communist led army and guerrilla force in South Vietnam that fought its government and was supported by North Vietnam. 2. a member or supporter of… …   Universalium

  • Vietcong — Viêt cong ou Vietcong nom que ses adversaires donnaient au Front national de libération (F.N.L.) du Viêt nam du Sud (communistes et leurs alliés) pendant la guerre du Viêt nam (1960 1975) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.