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唐山

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

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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