上海

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: 1 Grade: 2

Proper nounEdit

上海 (katakana シャンハイ, romaji Shanhai)

  1. Shanghai

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

From  ("up, above") +  ("sea").

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin shànghǎi
Zhuyin ㄕㄤˋ ㄏㄞˇ
IPA (key) /ʂɑŋ⁵¹ xaɪ̯²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/

Proper nounEdit

上海 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin Shànghǎi)

  1. Shanghai, a provincial-level city in eastern China
  2. the provincial-level territory administered by the Shanghai municipal government

SynonymsEdit

Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 05:29