次高山

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Chinese[edit]

next high(est) mountain
trad. (次高山)
simp. #(次高山)
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Etymology[edit]

Orthographic borrowing from Japanese 次高山.

Pronunciation[edit]


Proper noun[edit]

次高山

  1. (historical) Former name of 雪山, the 2nd-tallest mountain on Taiwan Island, during the island's Japanese occupation.

Japanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the discovery that Xueshan was higher than Mount Fuji in the Japanese Islands but shorter than Yushan on Taiwan.

Proper noun[edit]

次高山 (hiragana つぎたかやま, rōmaji Tsugitakayama)

  1. (historical) Former name of 玉山, the 2nd-highest mountain on Taiwan Island.