華人

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See also: 华人

Chinese[edit]

 
flowery; flourishing; magnificent
flowery; flourishing; magnificent; your; grey; corona; time; essence; China; Chinese; name of a mountain
man; person; people
trad. (華人)
simp. (华人)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

華人

  1. person of Chinese descent

Usage notes[edit]

Often used to indicate people travelling or living outside of China. This identity is rejected by many Hong Kong and Taiwan independence activists, who identify exclusively as 香港人 and 臺灣人 respectively.

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Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (華人):
  • Japanese: ()(じん) (kajin)
  • Korean: 화인 (華人, hwain)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: S
じん
Grade: 1
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

(China) +‎ (person)

Noun[edit]

()(じん) (kajin

  1. Chinese people