Definition of Cochin-China in English:

Cochin-China

proper noun

  • The former name for the southern region of what is now Vietnam. Part of French Indo-China from 1862, in 1946 it became a French overseas territory, then merged officially with Vietnam in 1949.

Pronunciation

Cochin-China

/ˈkɒtʃɪn//ˈkəʊtʃɪn/