海里

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Chinese[edit]

ocean; sea li, a Chinese unit of length = one-half kilometer; neighborhood; hometown
simp. and trad.
(海里)

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海里

  1. nautical mile

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 2 Grade: 2

Etymology[edit]

From Sinitic 海里.

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Noun[edit]

海里 (hiragana かいり, romaji kairi)

  1. nautical mile: the length of roughly one minute of latitude, 1,852 meters