ChineseEdit

phonetic
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(瑞士)
 
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EtymologyEdit

From French Suisse, borrowed through a southern Chinese dialect (where is pronounced with an s- initial). See also 瑞典 (Ruìdiǎn).

Attested in both Illustrated Treatise on the Maritime Kingdoms (海國圖志) [1842] by Wei Yuan and A Short Account of the Maritime Circuit (瀛寰志略) [1849] by Xu Jiyu.

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瑞士

  1. Switzerland (a country in Europe)

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VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

Proper nounEdit

瑞士

  1. Hán tự form of Thuỵ Sĩ (Switzerland).