Chinese edit

three country; state; nation
trad. (三國)
simp. (三国)
anagram 國三国三

Etymology edit

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Pronunciation edit


Proper noun edit

三國

  1. (Chinese history) the Three Kingdoms (220–280 CE)
  2. (Korean history) the Three Kingdoms of Korea
  3. An orthographic borrowing of the Japanese surname 三国, Mikuni

Derived terms edit

Descendants edit

Sino-Xenic (三國):

Other:

See also edit

Dynasties (朝代) in Chinese history
Name Time period Divisions
Xia
(~朝, ~代)
2070 – 1600 BCE
Shang
(~朝, ~代)
(~朝, ~代)
1600 – 1046 BCE
Zhou
(~朝, ~代)
1046 – 256 BCE Western Zhou
西周
Eastern Zhou
東周东周
Spring and Autumn period
春秋
Warring States period
戰國战国
Qin
(~朝, ~代)
221 – 206 BCE
Han
(~朝, ~代)
206 BCE – 220 C.E. Western Han
西漢西汉
Xin
(~朝)
Eastern Han
東漢东汉
Three Kingdoms
三國三国
220 – 280 C.E. Wei
Shu Han
蜀漢蜀汉
Wu
Jin
(~朝, ~代)
265 – 420 C.E. Western Jin
西晉西晋
Eastern Jin
東晉东晋
Southern and Northern dynasties
南北朝
420 – 589 C.E. Northern dynasties
北朝
Northern Wei
北魏
Western Wei
西魏
Eastern Wei
東魏东魏
Northern Zhou
北周
Northern Qi
北齊北齐
Southern dynasties
南朝
Liu Song
劉宋刘宋
Southern Qi
南齊南齐
Liang
(~朝, ~代)
Chen
(~朝, ~代)
Sui
(~朝, ~代)
581 – 618 C.E.
Tang
(~朝, ~代)
618 – 907 C.E.
Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms
五代十國五代十国
907 – 960 C.E.
Liao
(~朝, ~代)
907 – 1125 C.E.
Song
(~朝, ~代)
960 – 1279 C.E. Northern Song
北宋
Southern Song
南宋
Western Xia
西夏
1038 – 1227 C.E.
Jin
(~朝, ~代)
1115 – 1234 C.E.
Western Liao
西遼西辽
1124 – 1218 C.E.
Yuan
(~朝, ~代)
1271 – 1368 C.E.
Ming
(~朝, ~代)
1368 – 1644 C.E.
Qing
(~朝, ~代)
1636 – 1912 C.E.

Japanese edit

Kanji in this term
さん
Grade: 1
こく > ごく
Jinmeiyō
on’yomi

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [sã̠ŋɡo̞kɯ̟ᵝ]

Proper noun edit

(さん)(ごく) (Sangoku

  1. Kyūjitai form of 三国: the Three Kingdoms (220–280 CE)

Korean edit

Hanja in this term

Proper noun edit

三國 (Samguk) (hangeul 삼국)

  1. Hanja form? of 삼국 (the Three Kingdoms (220–280 CE)).

Vietnamese edit

chữ Hán Nôm in this term

Proper noun edit

三國

  1. chữ Hán form of Tam Quốc (the Three Kingdoms (220–280 CE)).