蓬萊島

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See also: 蓬莱岛

Chinese[edit]

Penglai island
trad. (蓬萊島) 蓬萊
simp. (蓬莱岛) 蓬莱

Pronunciation[edit]


Proper noun[edit]

蓬萊島

  1. (obsolete) Synonym of 蓬萊蓬莱 (pénglái).
  2. Synonym of 臺灣台湾 (Táiwān, “Taiwan”).

Usage notes[edit]

The legendary Penglai Island is now usually written as 蓬萊仙島蓬莱仙岛 (Pénglái Xiāndǎo) to distinguish it from the term's use to describe the actual island of Taiwan.