Last modified on 21 December 2014, at 21:37

海里

ChineseEdit

ocean; sea li, a Chinese unit of length = one-half kilometer; neighborhood; hometown
simp. and trad.
(海里)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

海里

  1. nautical mile

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: 2 Grade: 2

EtymologyEdit

From Sinitic 海里.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

海里 (hiragana かいり, romaji kairi)

  1. nautical mile: the length of roughly one minute of latitude, 1,852 meters