汕頭

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See also: 汕头

Chinese[edit]

a basket used in fishing head
point
trad. (汕頭)
simp. (汕头)
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Pronunciation[edit]


Proper noun[edit]

汕頭

  1. Shantou, a city in the Chaoshan region of Guangdong, China

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Grade: 2

Etymology 1[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

汕頭 ‎(hiragana せんとう, romaji Sentō)

  1. Shantou

Etymology 2[edit]

Likely from English Swatow.

Proper noun[edit]

汕頭 ‎(katakana スワトウ, romaji Suwatō)

  1. Shantou