匈奴

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Chinese[edit]

Hungary; thorax; chest slave
simp. and trad.
(匈奴)
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Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]


Proper noun[edit]

匈奴

  1. Xiongnu (a confederation of Central Asian tribes who lived on the steppes north of China during ancient times)

Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
きょう
Hyōgaiji

Grade: S
on’yomi

Proper noun[edit]

匈奴 (hiragana きょうど, rōmaji Kyōdo)

  1. The Xiongnu peoples, the Huns


Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Grade: S
Irregular

Proper noun[edit]

匈奴 (katakana フンヌ, rōmaji Funnu, alternative reading フン, rōmaji Fun)

  1. Hun