南洋

ChineseEdit

south foreign; ocean
simp. and trad.
(南洋)

EtymologyEdit

("south") + ("seas")

PronunciationEdit


Proper nounEdit

南洋

  1. (obsolete) an old name for the Malay Archipelago, the Malay Peninsula, and Indonesia or for Southeast Asia in general
  2. the South Seas

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