南越

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Chinese[edit]

south Yue
simp. and trad.
(南越)
anagram 越南
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南越 (Written Standard Chinese?)
Nanyue (English)

Etymology[edit]

The qualifier "South" distinguished this kingdom from other "Yue" ("Việt") tribes including the state of Yue and the realm of the Minyue (閩越闽越 (mǐnyuè)).

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Proper noun[edit]

南越

  1. () (historical) Nanyue, the Zhao Dynasty's successor state to the Qin Empire in modern-day Guangdong, Guangxi, and northern Vietnam

Vietnamese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

  1. Hán tự form of Nam Việt