首都

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
しゅ
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Noun[edit]

首都 (hiragana しゅと, romaji shuto)

  1. capital, capital city
    東京 (とうきょう)日本 (にっぽん)首都 (しゅと)です。
    tōkyō wa nippon no shuto desu.
    Tokyo is the capital of Japan.
    京都 (きょうと)はかつて日本 (にっぽん)首都 (しゅと)でした。
    kyōto wa katsute nippon no shuto deshita.
    Kyoto was once Japan's capital.
    レイキャヴィークは、アイスランドの首都 (しゅと)である。
    reikyavīku wa,aisurando no shuto dearu.
    Reykjavik is the capital of Iceland.

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Korean[edit]

Hanja in this word

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

首都 (sudo) (hangeul 수도)

  1. Hanja form? of 수도, “the capital of a country”.

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin shǒudū
Zhuyin ㄕㄡˇ ㄉㄨ
IPA (key) /ʂoʊ̯²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ tu⁵⁵/
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Noun[edit]

首都 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin shǒudū)

  1. capital, capital city
    倫敦英國首都 / 伦敦英国首都
    Lúndūn shì Yīngguó de shǒudū.
    London is the capital of the UK.

Min Nan[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ ɕiu˥˥tɔ˥˥ ]

Noun[edit]

首都 (traditional and simplified, POJ siú-to·)

  1. capital, capital city