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emperor
 
metropolis; capital city; all; both (if two things are involved); entirely; even; already
simp. and trad.
(帝都)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

帝都

  1. imperial capital
  2. (literally or ironic, humorous) Beijing (lit. "capital of the Emperor; capital of the Celestial Ruler")

SynonymsEdit

  • (imperial capital):
  • (Beijing): 北京 (Běijīng), (historical) 北平 (Běipíng), (historical, archaic) 燕京 (Yānjīng)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
てい
Grade: S

Grade: 3

NounEdit

帝都 (hiragana ていと, rōmaji teito)

  1. a capital of an empire
  2. Tokyo, the capital of Imperial Japan