- a member of a people living in highland areas of Vietnam, Laos, Thailand, and southern China
- the Tai language of this people
See Hmong in American Heritage Dictionary 4
noun pl. Hmong
In both senses also called Miao
- A member of a people inhabiting the mountainous regions of southern China and adjacent areas of Vietnam, Laos, and Thailand.
- The Miao-Yao language of the Hmong.