中山裝

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Chinese[edit]

an alias of Sun Yat-sen's
 
to dress up; costume; to pretend to be; to pack; to load; to install
trad. (中山裝) 中山
simp. (中山装) 中山

Etymology[edit]

中山 (an alias of Sun Yat-sen's) (suit)

This type of suit was originally worn by Sun Yat-sen, and as such is still named after him in Chinese. In English, it was named after Mao, because it became so closely associated with Mao in the Western imagination.

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Noun[edit]

中山裝

  1. Mao suit

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