宁波

MandarinEdit

simpl.
trad. 寧波

EtymologyEdit

From: tranquil; peaceful + waves

Proper nounEdit

宁波 (simplified, Pinyin Níngbō, traditional 寧波)

  1. Ningbo (a port city in Zhejiang Province, China)

Usage notesEdit

  • is either nìng (ning4) or níng (ning2), depending on the meaning. In this case, the meaning is peaceful or tranquil (not "would rather"), so it should be níng (ning2).
Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 12:35