東洋

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See also: 东洋

Chinese[edit]

east foreign; ocean
trad. (東洋)
simp. (东洋)

Pronunciation[edit]


Proper noun[edit]

東洋

  1. (archaic) Japan (from the Chinese perspective)
  2. (archaic) the Orient; Asia; East Asia

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
とう
Grade: 2
よう
Grade: 3
on'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

東洋 (hiragana とうよう, rōmaji tōyō)

  1. the Orient, Asia

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Proper noun[edit]

東洋 (Dong-yang) (hangeul 동양)

  1. Hanja form? of 동양, “the Orient, Asia”.

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this word

Proper noun[edit]

東洋

  1. Hán tự form of Đông Dương, “Indochina