吉林

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Chinese[edit]

lucky; Jilin Province (abbrev.) woods; forest
simp. and trad.
(吉林)
Literally: “auspicious forest”.
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Etymology[edit]

Probably from 吉林烏拉吉林乌拉 (jílín wūlā), the Chinese transcription of Manchu ᡤᡳᡵᡳᠨ ᡠᠯᠠ(girin ula, along the river).

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

吉林

  1. () Jilin (a province in northeast China)
  2. () Jilin City (a city in Jilin Province)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
きつ
Grade: S
りん
Grade: 1
on'yomi

Proper noun[edit]

吉林 ‎(hiragana きつりん, romaji Kitsurin)

  1. Jilin province
  2. Jilin city, in Jilin province