香港

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Chinese[edit]

 
fragrant; incense; (of food) savory; appetizing; sweet; scented; popular
harbor; Hong Kong (abbr.)
simp. and trad.
(香港)
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香港 (Written Standard Chinese?)
香港 (Cantonese)
香港 (Classical)
香港 (Gan)
香港 (Wu)
Hiong-káng (Min Nan)

Pronunciation[edit]


Proper noun[edit]

香港

  1. Hong Kong
  2. Short for 香港島香港岛 (Xiānggǎngdǎo, “Hong Kong Island”).

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (香港):

Others:


Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ほん
Grade: S
こん
Grade: 3
Irregular
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 香港 on Japanese Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

From English Hong Kong, from Cantonese 香港 (hoeng1 gong2).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

香港 (katakana ホンコン, rōmaji Hon Kon)

  1. Hong Kong
     (ちゅう) () (じん) (みん) (きょう) () (こく) (ホン) (コン) (とく) (べつ) (ぎょう) (せい) ()
    Chūka Jinmin Kyōwakoku Hon Kon Tokubetsu Gyōseiku
    the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Proper noun[edit]

香港 (Hyanghang, McCune-Reischauer: Hyanghang, Yale: Hyanghang) (hangeul 향항)

  1. Hanja form? of 향항 (Hong Kong).

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this word

Proper noun[edit]

香港

  1. Hán tự form of Hương Cảng, (“Hong Kong”).