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蓬莱岛

MandarinEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Simplified form of Chinese 蓬萊島

Proper nounEdit

蓬莱岛 (simplified, Pinyin Péngláidǎo, traditional 蓬萊島)

  1. (obsolete) Alternative term for 蓬莱
  2. Alternative term for 台湾

Usage notesEdit

The legendary Penglai Island is now usually written as 蓬莱仙岛 to distinguish it from the term's use to describe the actual island of Taiwan.