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ChineseEdit

east north
trad. (東北)
simp. (东北)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

東北

  1. northeast

Proper nounEdit

東北

  1. (specifically) northeastern China; Manchuria
  2. (~地方) Tōhoku (a region of Japan)

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
とう
Grade: 2
ほく
Grade: 2
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

東北 (hiragana とうほく, rōmaji tōhoku)

  1. northeast

Proper nounEdit

東北 (hiragana とうほく, rōmaji Tōhoku)

  1. the northeast region of Japan, specifically the northernmost six prefectures in Honshu (clockwise from the northermost): 青森県 (​Aomori-ken), 岩手県 (​Iwate-ken), 宮城県 (​Miyagi-ken), 福島県 (​Fukushima-ken), 山形県 (​Yamagata-ken), 秋田県 (​Akita-ken).

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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

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

東北 (dongbuk) (hangeul 동북)

  1. Hanja form? of 동북 (northeast).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

NounEdit

東北

  1. Hán tự form of đông bắc (northeast).