汕頭

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See also: 汕头

Chinese[edit]

Swatow head; (noun suffix)
trad. (汕頭)
simp. (汕头)
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Pronunciation[edit]


Proper noun[edit]

汕頭

  1. () Shantou (a prefecture-level city in Guangdong, China)

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
せん
Hyōgaiji
とう
Grade: 2
on’yomi
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Proper noun[edit]

汕頭 (hiragana せんとう, rōmaji Sentō)

  1. Shantou

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
すわ
Hyōgaiji
とう
Grade: 2
Irregular

Likely from English Swatow.

Proper noun[edit]

汕頭 (katakana スワトウ, rōmaji Suwatō, historical katakana スワタウ)

  1. Shantou