Chữ nôm

A native adaption of the Chinese writing system developed in Vietnam under the rule of Emperor Quang Trung.
Chu (chữ) means "word" and nom (nôm) means "prose which is easy to understand").
Chu nom never received official recognition.

See also Vietnamese, Chu nho and Quoc ngu for more information on Vietnamese writing systems.

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