国境

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
こく
Grade: 2
きょう
Grade: 5
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Sinitic 國境.

NounEdit

国境 (hiragana こっきょう, romaji kokkyō)

  1. a national or country border, a frontier

Derived termsEdit

  • 国境なき医師団 (こっきょうなきいしだん, Kokkyō Naki Ishidan): Doctors Without Borders, Médecins Sans Frontières
  • 国境税 (こっきょうぜい, kokkyōzei), 国境関税 (こっきょうかんぜい, kokkyō kanzei): a border tariff, border customs: a tax paid on foreign goods crossing a border
  • 国境税関 (こっきょうぜいかん, kokkyō zeikan): a border or frontier customs house, a building or facility used to inspect goods and levy appropriate customs tariffs; the border customs officials or authorities
  • 国境警備兵 (こっきょうけいびへい, kokkyō keibi hei): a border or frontier guard, a soldier guarding a border or frontier
  • 国境線 (こっきょうせん, kokkyōsen): a border, a border line
  • 国境地帯 (こっきょうちたい, kokkyō chitai): a border or frontier region, the region along a border
  • 国境地方 (こっきょうちほう, kokkyō chihō): a border region, a region abutting a border: a borderland
  • 国境紛争 (こっきょうふんそう, kokkyō funsō): a border dispute
  • 国境貿易 (こっきょうぼうえき, kokkyō bōeki): border or frontier trade

MandarinEdit

simpl.
trad. 國境

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin guójìng
Zhuyin ㄍㄨㄛˊ ㄐㄧㄥˋ
IPA (key) /ku̯ɔ³⁵ t͡ɕiŋ⁵¹/

NounEdit

国境 (simplified, Pinyin guójìng, traditional 國境)

  1. border (of a country)

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 10:27