吉林

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Chinese[edit]

lucky; Jilin Province (abbrev.) woods; forest
simp. and trad.
(吉林)

Etymology[edit]

Probably from jilin wula (trad. 吉林烏拉, simpl. 吉林乌拉), the Chinese transcription of a Manchu term meaning "along the river"; the literal meaning of the Chinese characters for "Jilin" is "auspicious forest".

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

吉林

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

References[edit]


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