智利

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Chinese[edit]

wisdom; knowledge
 
advantage; benefit; profit; sharp
simp. and trad.
(智利)

Pronunciation[edit]


Proper noun[edit]

智利

  1. Chile

Japanese[edit]

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智利 (Chiri): the flag of Chile.
Kanji in this term

Jinmeiyō

Grade: 4
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Quechua chili ‎(the end of the world), via Portuguese Chile.

The kanji are ateji.

Pronunciation[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

智利 ‎(katakana チリ, romaji Chiri)

  1. Chile
    • 16031604, Nippo Jisho (page 463)
      Chiri チリ (智利).

Usage notes[edit]

The katakana spelling チリ is more common.

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Korean[edit]

Hanja in this word

Proper noun[edit]

智利 ‎(jiri) ‎(hangeul 지리)

  1. Hanja form? of 지리, “Chile”.