苏联

MandarinEdit

simpl.
trad. 蘇聯

EtymologyEdit

From abbreviation of 苏维埃 (Sūwéi'āi) (from Russian совет (sovét)) + abbreviation of 联盟 (liánméng) ("union")

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin Sūlián
Zhuyin ㄙㄨ ㄌㄧㄢˊ
IPA (key) /su⁵⁵ li̯ɛn³⁵/

Proper nounEdit

苏联 (simplified, Pinyin Sūlián, traditional 蘇聯)

  1. Soviet Union, USSR
Last modified on 10 April 2014, at 01:02