新竹

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Chinese[edit]

new Tek-kham
(竹塹)
trad. (新竹)
simp. #(新竹)
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Flag of Hsinchu County (新竹)

Etymology[edit]

From + 竹塹, from the 1878 reform of the administration of Qing-held Taiwan. Hsinchu included the former subprefecture of Tek-kham as well as its surrounding hinterland.

Pronunciation[edit]


Proper noun[edit]

新竹

  1. () Hsinchu (a city in northern Taiwan)
  2. () Hsinchu (a county in northern Taiwan)

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • English: Hsinchu, Hsin-chu, Xinzhu

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
しん
Grade: 2
ちく
Grade: 1
on’yomi

Proper noun[edit]

(しん)(ちく) (Shinchiku

  1. Hsinchu