官話

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See also: 官话

Chinese[edit]

official; government; organ of body
 
dialect; language; spoken words; speech; talk; words; conversation; what someone said
trad. (官話)
simp. (官话)
Wikipedia has articles on:
官話 (Written Standard Chinese?)
官話 (Cantonese)

Pronunciation[edit]


Proper noun[edit]

官話

  1. Mandarin; Guanhua
  2. bureaucratic gibberish; high-sounding but insincere words; officialese

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Japanese[edit]

Japanese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ja
Kanji in this term
かん
Grade: 4

Grade: 2
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

From Chinese 官話

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

官話 (hiragana かんわ, rōmaji Kanwa, historical hiragana くわんわ)

  1. Mandarin

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Proper noun[edit]

官話 (Gwanhwa, McCune-Reischauer: Kwanhwa, Yale: Kwanhwa) (hangeul 관화)

  1. Hanja form? of 관화, “Mandarin”.