中国

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Chinese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 中國.
(This term, 中国, is the simplified form of 中國.)
Notes:

Japanese[edit]

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

Etymology[edit]

From Chinese 中國 (literally Central Country)

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

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

  1. China (country in east Asia)
    • Himaruya, Hidekaz, “ヘタリアと愉快な仲間たち [Hetalia and Blissful Friends]”, in Axis Powers ヘタリア [Axis Powers Hetalia], volume 4 (fiction, in Japanese), Tokyo: Gentosha, ISBN 978-4-344-82234-4, page 12:
      中国
      【首都】北京
      【公用語】北京語
      【国花】牡丹
      【国旗の意味】
      大星は中国共産党と人民の団結を、4つの小星は労働者・農民・知識階級・愛国的資本家を表し、黄色は光明を象徴する。
      Chūgoku
      [Shuto] Pekin
      [Kōyōgo] Pekin-go
      [Kokka] Bōtan
      [Kokki no imi]
      Daisei wa Chūgoku Kyōsantō to jinmin no danketsu o, yotsu no shōsei wa rōdōsha, nōmin, chishiki kaikyū, aikokuteki shihonka o arawashi, kiiro wa kōmyō o shōchō suru.
      China
      [Capital] Beijing
      [Official language] Pekingese
      [National flower] Tree peony
      [National flag’s meaning]
      The big star is for the union of the Communist Party of China and the people, the 4 small stars represent workers, farmers, the intelligentsia and patriotic capitalists, and yellow is symbolic of a bright future.
  2. Chugoku (the west area of Japan including 鳥取県, 島根県, 岡山県, 広島県, 山口県)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13143-0
  2. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9

Zhuang[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

中国 (traditional Sawndip form 中國)

  1. Simplified Sawndip form of Cunghgoz