イギリス

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 イギリス on Japanese Wikipedia

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Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese inglês(English)[1][2][3]. Compare Mandarin 英吉利(Yīngjílì, England).

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イギリス (romaji Igirisu)

  1. the United Kingdom; the UK
  2. (loosely, chiefly in compounds) Britain
    イギリス (ぐん)
    Igirisu-gun
    The British Armed Forces
    イギリス (りく) (ぐん)
    Igirisu Rikugun
    The British Army
  3. (loosely) England

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. ^ 1998, 広辞苑 (Kōjien), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Iwanami Shoten, ISBN 4000801112
  3. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9