江東

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Chinese[edit]

river east
trad. (江東)
simp. (江东)

Etymology[edit]

Literally: east of the river

Between Wuhu and Nanjing, the Yangtze River flows north to south. The east side of the river is on the southern bank.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

江東

  1. (literary) the south bank of the Yangtze River between Wuhu and Nanjing

Japanese[edit]

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Kanji in this term
こう
Grade: S
とう
Grade: 2
on'yomi

Proper noun[edit]

江東 (hiragana こうとう, romaji Kōtō)

  1. Kōtō ward in Tokyo
  2. Jiangdong District in Zhejiang