See also: 云南

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ChineseEdit

cloud; (abbr.) for Yunnan; surname south
trad. (雲南)
simp. (云南)

EtymologyEdit

From the abbreviation of 雲嶺云岭 (Yúnlǐng, “Yunling Mountains”) + (nán, “south”) to mean "the south of the Yunling Mountains", referring to the location of the ancient county after which the province was named

PronunciationEdit


Proper nounEdit

雲南

  1. Yunnan (a province of southwest China)

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
うん
Grade: 2
なん
Grade: 2
on'yomi

Proper nounEdit

雲南 ‎(hiragana うんなん, romaji Unnan)

  1. Yunnan (a province of China)
  2. a place name, such as that of Un'nan City in Shimane Prefecture