禹域

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Hyōgaiji
いき
Grade: 6
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

From Sinitic 禹域, "Yŭ's area", referring to the area within the borders defined by Emperor Yŭ of the Xia Dynasty.

Noun[edit]

禹域 (hiragana ういき, romaji uiki, historical hiragana うゐき)

  1. the territory of ancient China (archaic)