台湾

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See also: 台灣 and 臺灣

Chinese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 臺灣.
(This term, 台湾, is the simplified form of 臺灣.)
Notes:

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
たい
Grade: 2
わん
Grade: S
on’yomi
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台湾

Etymology[edit]

From Chinese 臺灣

Proper noun[edit]

台湾 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 臺灣, hiragana たいわん, rōmaji Taiwan)

  1. Taiwan
    • Himaruya, Hidekaz, “ヘタリアと愉快な仲間たち [Hetalia and Blissful Friends]”, in Axis Powers ヘタリア [Axis Powers Hetalia], volume 4 (fiction, in Japanese), Tokyo: Gentosha, ISBN 978-4-344-82234-4, page 22:
      台湾
      【首都】台北市
      【公用語】台湾語・北京語
      【国花】梅
      【国旗の意味】
      青は民権主義で正義、赤は民族主義で自由と独立、白は民生主義で友愛を象徴する。
      Taiwan
      [Shuto] Taihoku-shi
      [Kōyōgo] Taiwango, Pekin-go
      [Kokka] Ume
      [Kokki no imi]
      Ao wa minken shugi de seigi, aka wa minzoku shugi de jiyū to dokuritsu, shiro wa minsei shugi de yūai o shōchō suru.
      Taiwan
      [Capital] Taipei City
      [Official language] Taiwanese, Pekingese
      [National flower] Plum blossom
      [National flag’s meaning]
      Blue is for justice in democracy, red for liberty and independence in nationalism, and white for fraternity in welfare.

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