我國

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Chinese[edit]

I; me country; state; nation
trad. (我國)
simp. (我国)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

我國

  1. my country; our country; (usually) China or Taiwan
    Antonym: 他國他国 (tāguó)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Although literally "my/our country", 我國我国 (wǒguó) should be used with care when the speaker and the audience do not necessarily share a national identity, or the speaker is not from a Chinese-speaking country, to avoid confusion. Usually translated as "China".
  • When Literary Chinese was used in Korea or Vietnam, the word obviously referred to Korea or Vietnam.

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (我國):
  • Korean: 아국 (我國, aguk)

See also[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

我國 (aguk) (hangeul 아국)

  1. Hanja form? of 아국 ((literary) our country).