Definitions for saigonsaɪˈgɒn
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Category: Geography (places)
Ref: former name of Ho Chi Minh City
Ho Chi Minh City, Saigon(noun)
a city in South Vietnam; formerly (as Saigon) it was the capital of French Indochina
The former name of Ho Chi Minh City, the biggest city of Viet Nam.
Brian Daniel Carenard better known by his stage name Saigon, is an American rapper and occasional actor. Saigon is currently signed to Suburban Noize Records and Just Blaze's Fort Knocks Entertainment record label. After years of delay due to former record label interference, his album The Greatest Story Never Told was released on Suburban Noize Records. He is also known for his appearances in the HBO television series Entourage.
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
capital of French Cochin-China, on the river Saigon, one of the delta streams of the Mekhong, 60 m. from the China Sea; is handsomely laid out with boulevards, &c.; has a fine palace, arsenal, botanical and zoological gardens, &c.; Cholon (40), 4 m. SW., forms a busy trading suburb, exporting rice, cotton, salt, hides, &c.
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