EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Cantonese 香港 (hoeng1 gong2, “Fragrant Harbor”), the former name of a settlement in what is now Aberdeen on the southwest side of Kowloon Island.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌhɒŋˈkɒŋ/
  • Rhymes: -ɒŋ
  • (file)

Proper nounEdit

Hong Kong

  1. A city located on an island east of the Pearl River delta in the South China Sea, formerly owned by the United Kingdom and now administrated by the People's Republic of China.
  2. Hong Kong Island, the site of the city, lying off Guangdong province in southeastern China.
  3. The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China, which includes nearby islands and the Kowloon Peninsula.
  4. (historical) The British colony which previously administered the area of the present-day Chinese SAR.

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AsturianEdit

 
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Proper nounEdit

Hong Kong m

  1. Hong Kong (a coastal administrative region in southeastern China)

FinnishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Hong Kong

  1. Alternative spelling of Hongkong

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of Hong Kong (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Hong Kong
genitive Hong Kongin
partitive Hong Kongia
illative Hong Kongiin
singular plural
nominative Hong Kong
accusative nom. Hong Kong
gen. Hong Kongin
genitive Hong Kongin
partitive Hong Kongia
inessive Hong Kongissa
elative Hong Kongista
illative Hong Kongiin
adessive Hong Kongilla
ablative Hong Kongilta
allative Hong Kongille
essive Hong Kongina
translative Hong Kongiksi
instructive
abessive Hong Kongitta
comitative
Possessive forms of Hong Kong (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Hong Kongini Hong Kongimme
2nd person Hong Kongisi Hong Konginne
3rd person Hong Konginsa

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Hong Kong ?

  1. Hong Kong

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PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Cantonese 香港 (fragrant harbour).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Hong Kong f

  1. Hong Kong (a city and special administrative region of China)

Serbo-CroatianEdit

 
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Proper nounEdit

Hong Kong m (Cyrillic spelling Хонг Конг)

  1. Hong Kong

SpanishEdit

 
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Proper nounEdit

Hong Kong m

  1. Hong Kong (a coastal administrative region in southeastern China)

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