強國

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Chinese[edit]

 
strength; force; power; powerful; better
country; state; nation
trad. (強國)
simp. (强国)

Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/2 1/1
Initial () (30) (28)
Final () (105) (132)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Checked (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Closed
Division () III I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/ɡɨɐŋ/ /kwək̚/
Pan
Wuyun
/ɡiɐŋ/ /kʷək̚/
Shao
Rongfen
/ɡiɑŋ/ /kuək̚/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/gɨaŋ/ /kwək̚/
Li
Rong
/ɡiaŋ/ /kuək̚/
Wang
Li
/ɡĭaŋ/ /kuək̚/
Bernard
Karlgren
/gi̯aŋ/ /kwək̚/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
qiáng guo
Zhengzhang system (2003)
Character
Reading # 1/2 1/1
No. 10318 5547
Phonetic
component
Rime
group
Rime
subdivision
0 0
Corresponding
MC rime
Old
Chinese
/*ɡaŋ/ /*kʷɯːɡ/
Notes

Noun[edit]

強國

  1. powerful nation; powerful country; power
  2. (chiefly Hong Kong Cantonese, sarcastic) People's Republic of China; China

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

強國

  1. to make one's country more powerful

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (強國):