埃及

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Chinese[edit]

phonetic
trad. (埃及)
simp. #(埃及)
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Etymology[edit]

Likely borrowed from English Egypt. Attested as early as 1853.

Pronunciation[edit]


Proper noun[edit]

埃及

  1. Egypt (a country in Africa) [from 19th c.]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (埃及):
  • Korean: 애굽 (埃及, Aegup)
  • Vietnamese: Ai Cập (埃及)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Hyōgaiji
じぷと
Grade: S
irregular

Etymology[edit]

Ateji (当て字), from Chinese 埃及.

Proper noun[edit]

埃及(エジプト) (Ejiputo

  1. Obsolete spelling of エジプト

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Proper noun[edit]

埃及 (Aegup) (hangeul 애굽)

  1. Hanja form? of 애굽 (Egypt).

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this term

Proper noun[edit]

埃及

  1. chữ Hán form of Ai Cập (Egypt).