公安

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Chinese[edit]

 
just; honorable; public; common; fair; duke; mister
 
content; calm; still; quiet; to pacify; peace; how
simp. and trad.
(公安)
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Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

公安

  1. public security; police (in mainland China)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Whilst 公安 refers to the PRC's own type of police force, equivalent institutions outside China are usually referred to as 警察 (jǐngchá).

Proper noun[edit]

公安

  1. () Gong'an County (county in Hubei province, China)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
こう
Grade: 2
あん
Grade: 3
on’yomi

Noun[edit]

公安 (hiragana こうあん, rōmaji kōan)

  1. public safety