from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See Hmong.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. Any of the languages of the Miao (Hmong), an ethnic group of China and Vietnam belonging to the Hmong-Mien language family. In China, it is written with a derivative of Han characters.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a people living traditionally in mountain villages in southern China and adjacent areas of Vietnam and Laos and Thailand; many have emigrated to the United States
  • n. a language of uncertain affiliation spoken by the Hmong


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