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tide; current; damp; moist; humid
 
province; prefecture; state; county
simp. and trad.
(潮州)

EtymologyEdit

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Particularly: “因地临南海取“潮水往复之意”,故命名“潮州””

PronunciationEdit


Note: diê5 ziu1 - Chaozhou.

Proper nounEdit

潮州

  1. () Chaozhou
  2. () Chaochou, a township in Pingtung County, Taiwan

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
ちょう
Grade: 6
しゅう
Grade: 3
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

潮州 (hiragana ちょうしゅう, rōmaji Chōshū, historical hiragana てうしう)

  1. Chaozhou
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
ちゃお
Grade: 6
ちょう
Grade: 3
Irregular

Borrowing from Mandarin 潮州 (Cháozhōu).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Irregular reading)
    • IPA(key): [t͡ɕa̠o̞t͡ɕo̞ː]

Proper nounEdit

潮州 (katakana チャオチョウ, rōmaji Chaochō)

  1. Chaozhou