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Type Settlement, Political Subdivision & Island
Pronounced Pron. hawng-KAWNG(English) AWNG-KAWNG(French) AWNG-KAWNG(French) ron-KON(Brazilian Portuguese) ron-gee-KON-gee(Brazilian Portuguese) khon-KON(Spanish) hong-KONG(Tagalog)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

From Cantonese 香港 (Hoeng Gong) derived from 香 (hoeng) meaning "fragrant" and 港 (gong) meaning "port, harbour". This is the name of a city, island and special administrative region of China.
Added 4/13/2023 by anonymous

See Also

User submissions Hồng Kông, Hongkong