JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Hyōgaiji
いき
Grade: 6
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Sinitic 禹域, "Yŭ's area", referring to the area within the borders defined by Emperor Yŭ of the Xia Dynasty.

NounEdit

禹域 ‎(hiragana ういき, romaji uiki, historical hiragana うゐき)

  1. the territory of ancient China (archaic)