祖国

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Chinese[edit]

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Noun[edit]

祖国

  1. homeland; home country; motherland; fatherland

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 5
こく
Grade: 2
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

祖国 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 祖國, hiragana そこく, romaji sokoku)

  1. homeland, fatherland
     (かれ)らは祖国 (そこく)への望郷 (ぼうきょう) (おも)いを (つの)らせた。
    kare-ra wa sokoku e no bōkyō no omoi o tsunoraseta.
    They had waves of nostalgia for the fatherland.