民族

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Chinese[edit]

the people; nationality; citizen
 
race; nationality; ethnicity; clan
simp. and trad.
(民族)

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

民族

  1. people; nation; nationality; ethnic group; minority (Classifier: )

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Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (民族):

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
みん
Grade: 4
ぞく
Grade: 3
on’yomi

Noun[edit]

民族 (hiragana みんぞく, rōmaji minzoku)

  1. people, race, ethnic group - people that have a common culture, common customs, etc.

References[edit]

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, ISBN 4095102535.

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

民族 (minjok) (hangeul 민족)

  1. Hanja form? of 민족, “an ethnicity”.

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this word

Noun[edit]

民族

  1. Hán tự form of dân tộc, “ethnic group, nationality, race