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ChineseEdit

south capital; Beijing (abbrev.)
simp. and trad.
(南京)
Literally: “southern capital”.
 
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PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (8) (28)
Final () (159) (111)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () I III
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/nʌm/ /kˠiæŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/nəm/ /kᵚiaŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/nɒm/ /kiaŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/nəm/ /kiajŋ/
Li
Rong
/nᴀm/ /kiɐŋ/
Wang
Li
/nɒm/ /kĭɐŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/năm/ /ki̯ɐŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
nán jīng

Proper nounEdit

南京

  1. () Nanjing (the capital city of Jiangsu, China)

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JapaneseEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
なん
Grade: 2
きん
Grade: 2
tōon

From Middle Chinese (MC nʌm) + (MC kˠiæŋ).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

南京 (hiragana なんきん, katakana ナンキン, rōmaji Nankin)

  1. Nanjing
    Synonym: 金陵 (Kinryō)
See alsoEdit

NounEdit

南京 (hiragana なんきん, rōmaji nankin)

  1. pumpkin, squash
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
なん
Grade: 2
きょう
Grade: 2
goon

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

南京 (hiragana なんきょう, rōmaji nankyō, historical hiragana なんきやう)

  1. a southern capital

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

Proper nounEdit

南京 (Namgyeong) (hangeul 남경)

  1. Hanja form? of 남경 (alternative name of Nanjing).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

Proper nounEdit

南京

  1. Hán tự form of Nam Kinh (Nanjing).