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Pronounced Pron. VYEHN-TYAN(French) vee-ehn-tee-AHN(English) vyehn-TYAHN(English) vee-ehn-chee-UN-ee(Brazilian Portuguese) [key·IPA]
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Meaning & History
French form of Lao ວຽງຈັນ (Wiangchan) meaning "city of sandalwood" or "city of the moon" from Lao ວຽງ (wiang) meaning "city, town" and ຈັນ (chan) meaning "sandalwood" or "moon". This is the name of the capital city of Laos.