國語

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Cantonese[edit]

Noun[edit]

國語 Jyutping: gwok3 jyu5

  1. national language
  2. Mandarin

Japanese[edit]

Noun[edit]

國語 (kyūjitai kanji, shinjitai kanji 国語, hiragana こくご, romaji kokugo)

  1. national language
  2. Japanese

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this word

Noun[edit]

國語 (guk.eo) (hangeul 국어)

  1. national language
  2. Korean

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 国语
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin guóyǔ
Zhuyin ㄍㄨㄛˊ ㄩˇ
IPA (key) /ku̯ɔ³⁵ y²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/

Proper noun[edit]

國語 (traditional, Pinyin guóyǔ, simplified 国语)

  1. national language
  2. (chiefly Taiwan) Mandarin Chinese
    國語?
    huì shuō Guóyǔ ma?
    Do you speak Mandarin?
  3. (Taiwan, colloquial in Hong Kong, and sometimes, China) Taiwanese Mandarin

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Min Nan[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

國語 (traditional, POJ kok-gí or kok-gú, traditional 國語, simplified 国语)

  1. national language; Mandarin

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this word

Etymology[edit]

("national") + ("language")

Character[edit]

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

國語 (quốc ngữ "national language")

  1. The modern Vietnamese writing system based on the Roman alphabet

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