吉林

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Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Etymology[edit]

Probably from jilin wula (trad. 吉林烏拉, simpl. 吉林乌拉), the Chinese transcription of a Manchu term meaning "along the river"; the literal meaning of the Chinese characters for "Jilin" is "auspicious forest".

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

吉林

  1. Jilin province

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: S Grade: 1

Proper noun[edit]

吉林 (hiragana きつりん, romaji Kitsurin)

  1. Jilin (province in China)