米國

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See also: 美國 and 米国

Chinese

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rice; metre country; state; nation
trad. (米國)
simp. (米国)
anagram 國米国米

Pronunciation

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Etymology 1

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Orthographic borrowing from Japanese 米国(べいこく) (Beikoku, America (the country)).

Proper noun

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米國

  1. (Taiwanese Hokkien, Taiwanese Hakka, rare, of Northeastern Mandarin, Internet slang, often humorous) the United States of America
Synonyms
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Etymology 2

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Proper noun

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米國

  1. An ancient state in Central Asia

Japanese

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Kanji in this term
べい
Grade: 2
こく
Jinmeiyō
kan'on on'yomi
For pronunciation and definitions of 米國 – see the following entry.
米国べいこく
[noun] [from 1819] (archaic, possibly obsolete) a country that is an exporter of rice
[noun] [1603–1800s] (probably obsolete) a country that is rich in rice
[proper noun] [from 1869] United States of America (a country in North America)
米国こめぐに
[noun] [1603–1800s] (probably obsolete) a country that is rich in rice
[noun] [1819–???] (archaic, possibly obsolete) a country that is an exporter of rice
(This term, 米國, is the kyūjitai of the above term.)

Korean

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Hanja in this term

Proper noun

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米國 (Miguk) (hangeul 미국)

  1. (North Korea) hanja form? of 미국 (America, United States)