智利

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Chinese[edit]

phonetic
simp. and trad.
(智利)

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]


Proper noun[edit]

智利

  1. Chile

Japanese[edit]

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 チリ on Japanese Wikipedia
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 (当て字).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

智利 (katakana チリ, rōmaji Chiri)

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

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Proper noun[edit]

智利 (jiri) (hangeul 지리)

  1. Hanja form? of 지리, “Chile”.