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ChineseEdit

south capital; Beijing (abbrev.)
simp. and trad.
(南京)
Literally: “southern capital”.
 
Wikipedia has articles on:
南京 (Written Standard Chinese?)
Nanjing (English)

PronunciationEdit


Proper nounEdit

南京

  1. () Nanjing (city in the Jiangsu Province of eastern China)

SynonymsEdit


JapaneseEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
なん
Grade: 2
きん
Grade: 2
on'yomi

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

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

  1. Nanjing
SynonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

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
on'yomi

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 4-385-13905-9