臺灣

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See also: 台湾 and 台灣

Chinese[edit]

 
(measure word); platform; stage; terrace; stand; support; desk; station; broadcasting station
bay; gulf
trad. (臺灣/台灣) /
simp. (台湾)

Etymology[edit]

Phonetic transliteration of Siraya term for "foreigner", recorded in Dutch records as "Tayowan" (and other variants), and in Chinese characters as "台窩灣" (and variants 大員大员, 大圓大圆, 台員, 台圓).

Pronunciation[edit]


Proper noun[edit]

臺灣

  1. Taiwan

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

臺灣 (kyūjitai kanji, shinjitai kanji 台湾, hiragana たいわん, romaji Taiwan)

  1. Taiwan


Korean[edit]

Hanja in this word

Noun[edit]

臺灣 (Daeman) (hangeul 대만)

  1. Hanja form? of 대만, “Taiwan”.

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this word

Proper noun[edit]

臺灣

Proper noun[edit]

  1. Hán tự form of Đài Loan, "Taiwan"