See also: 台北

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ChineseEdit

 
(measure word); platform; stage; terrace; stand; support; desk; station; broadcasting station
north
trad. (臺北/台北) /
simp. (台北)

EtymologyEdit

Officially, with the creation of Taipeh Prefecture (臺北府) in 1875

PronunciationEdit


Proper nounEdit

臺北

  1. Taipei

Usage notesEdit

  • Although use of the full traditional form of 臺 is encouraged by the ROC Ministry of Education,[1] the simplified form 台北 is now more common than 臺北 in Taiwan and areas where traditional Chinese is normally used.

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (臺北):

Others:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Shih Hsiu-chuan (14 Dec 2010), “Premier respects ‘choice’ on spelling”, in Taipei Times[1], retrieved 8 Jan 2015, page 3

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Grade: 2
Irregular

Proper nounEdit

臺北 ‎(kyūjitai kanji, shinjitai kanji 台北, hiragana たいぺい, katakana タイペイ, romaji Taipei)

  1. Kyūjitai spelling of 台北: Taipei

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

Proper nounEdit

臺北 ‎(Daebuk) ‎(hangeul 대북)

  1. Hanja form? of 대북, “Taipei”.

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this word

Proper nounEdit

臺北

  1. Hán tự form of Đài Bắc, “Taipei