中国

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Cantonese[edit]

simpl.
trad. 中國

Proper noun[edit]

中国 (simplified, Jyutping zung1 gwok3, traditional 中國, simplified 中国)

  1. China

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ちゅう
Grade: 1
こく > ごく
Grade: 2
on'yomi

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Proper noun[edit]

中国 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 中國, hiragana ちゅうごく, romaji Chūgoku)

  1. (country) China
  2. Chugoku area (the west area of Japan) (includes 鳥取県, 島根県, 岡山県, 広島県, 山口県)
  3. Nakatsu-kuni

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl.
trad. 中國

Etymology[edit]

From  ("center, central") +  ("country, kingdom").

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中国 (simplified, Pinyin Zhōngguó, traditional 中國)

  1. China
    中国首都北京
    Zhōngguó de shǒudū shì Běijīng
    The capital of China is Beijing.
    现在中国旅行
    Tā xiànzài zài Zhōngguó lǚxíng
    He's travelling around China right now.
    喜欢中国文学
    Nǐ xǐhuān zhōngguó wénxué ma?
    Do you like Chinese literature?

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  • (Huá-) (abbreviation)

Min Nan[edit]

simpl.
trad. 中國

Proper noun[edit]

中国 (simplified, POJ Tiong-kok, traditional 中國, simplified 中国)

  1. China

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