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Does 中國 mean "China" and does 中國人 mean "a Chinese person"?
Dec 28, 2015 7:59 PM
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yes!
December 28, 2015
no, they are 中国 and 中国人 in Chinese
December 30, 2015
Yeah, 中国 means China (Zhongguo) and 中国人 means chinese person (Zhongguo ren). Ren 人 means person, so when you want to talk about somebody who is from somewhere, you write the country and you add ren
December 28, 2015
Yes, but in traditional characters. In simplified characters, 中国 means China and 中国人 means Chinese person.
December 28, 2015
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