A Vietnamese belonging to or supporting the National Liberation Front of the nation formerly named South Vietnam.
Of or relating to the Vietcong.
Origin of vietcong
- Vietnamese short for Việt Nam Cộng Sảm Vietnamese Communist Việt Nam Vietnam Cộng Sản communist (translation of Mandarin gòngchǎn) (gòng together) (chǎn property, production)
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition