江東

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Japanese[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

江東 (hiragana こうとう, romaji Kōtō)

  1. Kōtō ward in Tokyo
  2. Jiangdong District in Zhejiang

Mandarin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Literally: east of the river

Between Wuhu and Nanjing, the Yangtze River flows north to south. The east side of the river is on the southern bank.

Proper noun[edit]

江東 (traditional, Pinyin Jiāngdōng, simplified 江东)

  1. (literary) the south bank of the Yangtze River between Wuhu and Nanjing