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phonetic
simp. and trad.
(西班牙)
西
 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin Hispania.

(Can this(+) etymology be sourced?)

PronunciationEdit


Proper nounEdit

西班牙

  1. Spain

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (西班牙):
  • Korean: 서반아 (西班牙, seobana)
  • Vietnamese: Tây Ban Nha (西班牙)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
西

Grade: 2
ぺい
Grade: 6

Grade: S
Irregular

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English Spain. The kanji are ateji (当て字), from Chinese 西班牙 (Xībānyá).

Proper nounEdit

西班牙 (katakana スペイン, rōmaji Supein)

  1. Rare spelling of スペイン.

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term
西

Proper nounEdit

西班牙 (Seobana) (hangeul 서반아)

  1. Hanja form? of 서반아 (Spain (obsolete)).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term
西

Proper nounEdit

西班牙

  1. Hán tự form of Tây Ban Nha (Spain).