旗袍

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Chinese[edit]

banner; flag gown (lined)
simp. and trad.
(旗袍)
旗袍

Etymology[edit]

From ("Manchu" < "banner (people)") + ("gown")

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Noun[edit]

旗袍

  1. qipao; cheongsam (a body-hugging one-piece Chinese dress for women)

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 4 Hyōgaiji
Irregular

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Mandarin 旗袍 (qípáo).[1]

Noun[edit]

旗袍 (katakana チーパオ, rōmaji chīpao)

  1. a qipao, cheongsam (Chinese one-piece dress for women)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 1995, 大辞泉 (Daijisen) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, →ISBN