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)
Wikipedia has articles on:
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]

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

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed 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

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