印度支那

ChineseEdit

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simp. and trad.
(印度支那)
印度 支那
 
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PronunciationEdit


Proper nounEdit

印度支那

  1. Indochina; Indochinese Peninsula

SynonymsEdit

  • 印支 (Yìn-Zhī) (short form)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
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on’yomi

Proper nounEdit

(イン)()()() (Indoshina

  1. (uncommon, archaic) Indochina, the Indochinese Peninsula
    • 1903, Bun'yū Nanjō, Junjirō Takakusu, and Jōshirō Sawai, Futsuryō Indoshina [French Indochina], OCLC 683027098, page 36:
      以上(いじょう)(ふつ)(りょう)印度支那(インドシナ)(おい)主要(しゅよう)なる地名(ちめい)とるの音譯(おんやく)とを(しめ)(する)列記(れっき)し、その地誌(ちし)(だい)ゆるものにして
      Ijō wa Futsu ryō Indoshina ni oite shuyō naru chimei toru no on'yaku to o shimesu suru ni rekki shi, sono chishi ni dai yuru mono ni shite
      The foregoing lists the transliterations of the principle place names in Fr. Indochinese territory, which are used to name those places

Usage notesEdit

In contemporary usage, the name is usually written in katakana.