臺灣

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See also: 台湾, 台灣, and 大灣

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

Pronunciation[edit]

대만, Daeman

Proper noun[edit]

臺灣 (Daeman) (hangeul 대만)

  1. Taiwan

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 台湾
trad. or 台灣

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Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin Táiwān
Zhuyin ㄊㄞˊ ㄨㄢ
IPA (key) /tʰaɪ̯³⁵ u̯a̠n⁵⁵/
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Proper noun[edit]

臺灣 (traditional, Pinyin Táiwān, traditional 臺灣 or 台灣, simplified 台湾)

  1. Taiwan

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Min Nan[edit]

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臺灣 (traditional, POJ Tâi-ôan, traditional 臺灣 or 台灣, simplified 台湾)

  1. Taiwan

Usage notes[edit]

  • The character "灣" (oan) is usually read in high tone. The reading of "ôan" here is an exception. The historical variants 臺員 and 臺圓 are properly read as "Tâi-ôan".

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Vietnamese[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

  1. Taiwan