潮州

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Chinese[edit]

 
tide; current; damp; moist; humid
 
province; prefecture; state; county
simp. and trad.
(潮州)

Etymology[edit]

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Particularly: “因地临南海取“潮水往复之意”,故命名“潮州””

Pronunciation[edit]


Note: diê5 ziu1 - Chaozhou.

Proper noun[edit]

潮州

  1. () Chaozhou
  2. () Chaochou, a township in Pingtung County, Taiwan

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
ちょう
Grade: 6
しゅう
Grade: 3
on’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

潮州 (hiragana ちょうしゅう, rōmaji Chōshū, historical hiragana てうしう)

  1. Chaozhou
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
ちゃお
Grade: 6
ちょう
Grade: 3
Irregular

Borrowing from Mandarin 潮州 (Cháozhōu).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Irregular reading)
    • IPA(key): [t͡ɕa̠o̞t͡ɕo̞ː]

Proper noun[edit]

潮州 (katakana チャオチョウ, rōmaji Chaochō)

  1. Chaozhou