西語

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See also: 西语

Chinese[edit]

west
 
speech; language; dialect; tell to
trad. (西語) 西
simp. (西语) 西

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

西語

  1. Western language
  2. Short for 西班牙語西班牙语 (xībānyáyǔ, “Spanish language”).

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
西
せい
Grade: 2

Grade: 2

Etymology[edit]

西(せい) (sei, which is an ateji (当て字) abbreviation for 西班牙(すぺいん) (supein, Spain)) + () (go) + language (language)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

西語(せいご) (seigo)

  1. Spanish language