支那通

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Chinese[edit]

China
 
go through; know well; to connect; to communicate; open
simp. and trad.
(支那通)
支那

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Noun[edit]

支那通

  1. (obsolete, often derogatory) China expert or sinologue (term formerly used by the Japanese)

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 5

Grade: S
つう
Grade: 2
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

支那 (Shina) +‎ (-tsū).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

支那通 (しなつう) (shina-tsū)

  1. (obsolete) China expert or sinologue; China hand