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See also: 南蛮

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south
 
barbarian; bullying; very; quite; rough; reckless
trad. (南蠻)
simp. (南蛮)
 
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南蠻

  1. (derogatory, chiefly historical) the "Southern Barbarians", a catch-all term for the Yue and other peoples living south of the Chinese cultural sphere (chiefly) in Antiquity

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