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south
 
utmost; pole; extreme; to reach the limit
trad. (南極)
simp. (南极)

PronunciationEdit


Proper nounEdit

南極

  1. the South Pole

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (南極):

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
なん
Grade: 2
きょく
Grade: 4
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

南極 (hiragana なんきょく, rōmaji nankyoku)

  1. Antarctica
  2. Short for 南極圏. south polar region
  3. (geography) South Pole

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN
  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

南極 (namgeuk) (hangeul 남극)

  1. Hanja form? of 남극 (south pole).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

Proper nounEdit

南極

  1. Hán tự form of nam cực (the South Pole).