海外

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 2 Grade: 2

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Chinese 海外. Compare modern Mandarin 海外 (hǎiwài).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

海外 (hiragana かいがい, romaji kaigai)

  1. the area beyond the borders; overseas; foreign countries

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin hǎiwài
Zhuyin ㄏㄞˇ ㄨㄞˋ
IPA (key) /xaɪ̯²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ u̯aɪ̯⁵¹/

Noun[edit]

海外 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin hǎiwài)

  1. overseas; abroad