山西

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Chinese[edit]

mountain(s) (land) west of
simp. and trad.
(山西)
西
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Etymology[edit]

From the position of the province's central Fen River valley west of the Taihang Mountains.

Pronunciation[edit]


Proper noun[edit]

山西

  1. Shanxi (a province of China)

Related terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
西
さん
Grade: 1
せい
Grade: 2
on'yomi

Proper noun[edit]

山西 ‎(hiragana さんせい, romaji Sansei)

  1. Shanxi province

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
西
やま
Grade: 1
にし
Grade: 2
kun'yomi

Proper noun[edit]

山西 ‎(hiragana やまにし, romaji Yamanishi)

  1. A surname​.