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南京
Readings
ナンキン
nankin
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
Nanking, Nanjing

See also: カボチャ
Dialect: Kansai-ben
pumpkin, squash

Noun, used as a prefix
Chinese, Southeast Asian, foreign

rare, precious, cuteNanking, Nanjing (Hauptstadt der Prov. Jiangsu, China; ehem. chin. Kaiserstadt; in Japan Politikum wegen dem dort ab Dezember 1937 von der kaiserlichen japanischen Armee verübten Massaker)
Kanji
ON: ナン, ナKUN: みなみ
south

ON: キョウ, ケイ, キンKUN: みやこ
capital, 10**16

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