漢語

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Japanese[edit]

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Kanji in this term
かん
Grade: 3

Grade: 2
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

From Sinitic 漢語.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

漢語 (hiragana かんご, romaji kango)

  1. A kango: a Japanese word of Chinese origin, or a Japanese word coined along Chinese lines (a Sino-Japanese word) (such as 社会 or 共和国).
    Kango are written in kanji, and read with the on’yomi (音読み). Contrast with wago (和語).
  2. The ancient Chinese language, the language of the Han () ethnicity.
  3. (less commonly) The Chinese language.

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 汉语
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin Hànyǔ
Zhuyin ㄏㄢˋ ㄩˇ
IPA (key) /xa̠n⁵¹ y²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/
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Proper noun[edit]

漢語 (traditional, Pinyin Hànyǔ, simplified 汉语)

  1. the Chinese language
    漢語
    huì shuō Hànyǔ ma?
    Can you speak Chinese?

Derived terms[edit]


Min Nan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

漢語 (traditional, POJ Hàn-gí or Hàn-gú, traditional 漢語, simplified 汉语)

  1. Chinese (language)