九州

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
きゅう
Grade: 1
しゅう
Grade: 3
on'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

九州 (hiragana きゅうしゅう, romaji Kyūshū)

  1. Kyushu, the third largest island of Japan

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin Jiǔzhōu
Zhuyin ㄐㄧㄡˇ ㄓㄡ
IPA (key) /t͡ɕi̯oʊ̯²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ ʈ͡ʂoʊ̯⁵⁵/

Proper noun[edit]

九州 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin Jiǔzhōu)

  1. Kyushu (the third largest island of Japan)
  2. Jiuzhou (the nine ancient provinces)