国语     Guóyǔ     Standard Chinese / Mandarin

繁体 traditional: 國語
语法 grammar: 名词 Noun
笔记 notes: This term emphasizes its national character, as opposed to 中文 'Chinese', which could include dialects. This is an older term than 普通话 and, in historic times, may have referred to Manchu, in the Qing, or Mongolian, in the Yuan (Norman 1988, p. 133; Sun 2006, loc. 139).
同义词 Synonyms: 华语 普通话
上概念 parent concept: 语言 (Language)
话题 topic: 现代汉语 (Modern Chinese)

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