Vietnamese Word Entry

舊金山
Quốc ngữ:Cựu Kim Sơn
Definition: (dated) San Francisco (city in California)

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Chinese characters used in this word

old things, old friend, old times, former, ex-, old, ancient, past
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄧㄡˋ (jiù)
Cantonese: gau6
Japanese: キュウ (kyuu) / ふる.い (furui)、 もと (moto)、 ひさしい (hisashii)、 ひさしく (hisashiku)
Korean: 구 (gu)
Vietnamese: cựu
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Simplified Japanese form:

gold, metals in general, money
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄧㄣ (jīn), ㄐㄧㄣˋ (jìn)
Cantonese: gam1
Japanese: キン (kin)、 コン (kon)、 ゴン (gon) / かね (kane)、 かな- (kana-)、 -がね (-gane)
Korean: 김 (gim), 금 (geum)
Vietnamese: kim

mountain, hill, peak
Readings
Mandarin: ㄕㄢ (shān)
Cantonese: saan1
Japanese: サン (san)、 セン (sen) / やま (yama)
Korean: 산 (san)
Vietnamese: san, sơn