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ChineseEdit

deep; profound furrow in field, small drainage
simp. and trad.
(深圳)
 
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PronunciationEdit


Proper nounEdit

深圳

  1. () Shenzhen, a city in Guangdong province of southern China, just north of Hong Kong

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
しん
Grade: 3
せん
Hyōgaiji

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

The spelling is borrowed from Chinese. Sen is not an expected on-reading of and may derive from 's on-reading of sen.

Also, the character "" isn't included in the first Japanese encoding system, so the city name is commonly written as 深セン.

Proper nounEdit

深圳 (hiragana しんせん, rōmaji Shinsen)

  1. Shenzhen