倭寇

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Chinese[edit]

Japanese bandit
simp. and trad.
(倭寇)
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倭寇 (Written Standard Chinese?)
wokou (English)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

倭寇

  1. (historical) wokou (pirates from a mixture of ethnicities who raided the coastlines of China and Korea from the 13th to 16th centuries)

See also[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Jinmeiyō
こう
Hyōgaiji
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

From Chinese (, Japanese) + (kòu, bandit, brigand).

Noun[edit]

倭寇 (hiragana わこう, rōmaji wakō)

  1. (historical) wokou (pirates from a mixture of ethnicities who raided the coastlines of China and Korea from the 13th to 16th centuries)

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

倭寇 (waegu) (hangeul 왜구)

  1. Hanja form? of 왜구 (wokou (pirates from a mixture of ethnicities who raided the coastlines of China and Korea from the 13th to 16th centuries)).

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this word

Noun[edit]

倭寇

  1. Hán tự form of Nụy Khấu (wokou (pirates from a mixture of ethnicities who raided the coastlines of China and Korea from the 13th to 16th centuries)).