山东

MandarinEdit

simpl.
trad. 山東

EtymologyEdit

Literally: east of the (Taihang) Mountains

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin Shāndōng
Zhuyin ㄕㄢ ㄉㄨㄥ
IPA (key) /ʂa̠n⁵⁵ tʊŋ⁵⁵/
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Proper nounEdit

山东 (simplified, Pinyin Shāndōng, traditional 山東)

  1. Shandong province
  2. (archaic) the area to the east of Hangu Pass
  3. (archaic) the area to the east of the Taihang Mountains
  4. (archaic) the area to the east of Mount Hua

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Last modified on 27 March 2014, at 02:58