半島

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Chinese[edit]

 
half; semi-; incomplete; (after a number) and a half; half
island
trad. (半島)
simp. (半岛)

Etymology[edit]

From  ("half") +  ("island").

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

半島 (classifier )

  1. peninsula

Proper noun[edit]

半島

  1. Al Jazeera (Arabic/English language news network)

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

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Kanji in this term
はん
Grade: 2
とう
Grade: 3
on'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

半島 ‎(hiragana はんとう, romaji hantō)

  1. (geography) peninsula

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3