Last modified on 21 December 2014, at 04:44

唐山

ChineseEdit

Tang dynasty (618-907) mountain; hill
simp. and trad.
(唐山)

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

Tang mountain, refers to the area that eventually came under the jurisdiction of the Tang Dynasty (唐朝). 唐山人 refers to the people who come from that area.

Proper nounEdit

唐山

  1. Tangshan (city in China)
  2. (Taiwanese Hokkien) China (mainland)

Usage notesEdit

an old-fashioned term for mainland China.

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
とう
Grade: S
さん > ざん
Grade: 1
on'yomi

Proper nounEdit

唐山 (hiragana とうざん, romaji Tōzan)

  1. Tangshan (city in China)