中原

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
なか
Grade: 1
はら
Grade: 2
kun'yomi

Proper nounEdit

中原 (hiragana なかはら, romaji Nakahara)

  1. A surname​.

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

("central") + ("plain")

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin Zhōngyuán
Zhuyin ㄓㄨㄥ ㄩㄢˊ
IPA (key) /ʈ͡ʂʊŋ⁵⁵ y̯ɛn³⁵/

NounEdit

中原 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin Zhōngyuán)

  1. the Central Plain of China
  2. the area on the lower reaches of the Yellow River, including modern-day Henan, western Shandong, southern Shanxi, and southern Hebei

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Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 05:41