江南

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Chinese[edit]

river south
simp. and trad.
(江南)
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Pronunciation[edit]



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (28) (8)
Final () (9) (159)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () II I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kˠʌŋ/ /nʌm/
Pan
Wuyun
/kᵚɔŋ/ /nəm/
Shao
Rongfen
/kɔŋ/ /nɒm/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kaɨwŋ/ /nəm/
Li
Rong
/kɔŋ/ /nᴀm/
Wang
Li
/kɔŋ/ /nɒm/
Bernard
Karlgren
/kɔŋ/ /năm/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
jiāng nán

Proper noun[edit]

江南

  1. Jiangnan (a region of China, located to the south of the Yangtze River, near Shanghai)
  2. Gangnam (a neighborhood of Seoul, south of the Han River)
  3. () Gangnam (a district of Seoul)
  4. () Kōnan (a city in Aichi Prefecture, Japan)
  5. () Jiangnan (a township in Lianjiang, Fuzhou, Fujian, China)

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (江南):
  • Japanese: 江南(こうなん) (Kōnan)
  • Korean: 강남 (江南, Gangnam)
  • Vietnamese: Giang Nam (江南)

Others:

See also[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Japanese Wikipedia has an article on:
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Kanji in this term
こう
Grade: S
なん
Grade: 2
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

From (こう) (, river) + (なん) (nan, south).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

(こう)(なん) (Kōnan

  1. a place name, such as that of Kōnan City in Aichi Prefecture