金山

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Chinese[edit]

metal; gold; money mountain; hill
simp. and trad.
(金山)
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Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

金山

  1. gold mine

Derived terms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

金山

  1. Numerous places, including:
    1. (, formerly ) Jinshan District, Shanghai (formerly a county)
    2. (, formerly ) Jinshan (a district of New Taipei, Taiwan, formerly a township of Taipei County)
    3. () (historical) Jinshan Commandery (in modern-day Sichuan)
    4. () Kaneyama (a city in Yamagata, Japan)
    5. (obsolete) Alternative name for 舊金山旧金山 (Jiùjīnshān, “San Francisco, California, USA”).
      美國金山正埠 / 美国金山正埠  ―  Měiguó Jīnshān zhèngbù  ―  San Francisco, USA

Japanese[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
きん
Grade: 1
さん > ざん
Grade: 1
on’yomi

Noun[edit]

金山 (hiragana きんざん, rōmaji kinzan)

  1. gold mine (mine for gold)

Proper noun[edit]

金山 (hiragana きんざん, rōmaji Kinzan)

  1. a place name, such as that of Jinshan District, New Taipei

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
かな
Grade: 1
やま
Grade: 1
kun’yomi

Noun[edit]

金山 (hiragana かなやま, rōmaji kanayama)

  1. a mine for metals

Proper noun[edit]

金山 (hiragana かなやま, rōmaji Kanayama)

  1. a place name
  2. A surname​.

Etymology 3[edit]

Kanji in this term
かね
Grade: 1
やま
Grade: 1
kun’yomi

Proper noun[edit]

金山 (hiragana かねやま, rōmaji Kaneyama)

  1. a place name, such as that of Kaneyama Town in Yamagata Prefecture