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倭寇

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

From (, Japanese) + (kòu, bandit, brigand).

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

倭寇

  1. (historical) wokou, Japanese pirates that raided Japan's neighbouring countries in the Late Middle Ages.

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Jinmeiyō Hyōgaiji

EtymologyEdit

From Chinese (, Japanese) + (kòu, bandit, brigand).

NounEdit

倭寇 (hiragana わこう, romaji wakō)

  1. (historical) wokou, Japanese pirates that raided Japan's neighbouring countries in the Late Middle Ages.