"Yang-tzŭ" meaning in All languages combined

See Yang-tzŭ on Wiktionary

Proper name [English]

Etymology: From Mandarin 揚子/扬子 (Yángzǐ), Wade–Giles romanization: Yang²-tzŭ³. Etymology templates: {{bor|en|cmn|-}} Mandarin, {{zh-l|揚子}} 揚子/扬子 (Yángzǐ), {{bor|en|cmn-wadegile|-}} Wade–Giles Head templates: {{en-proper noun}} Yang-tzŭ
  1. (obsolete) Alternative form of Yangtze Tags: alt-of, alternative, obsolete Alternative form of: Yangtze
    Sense id: Yang-tzŭ-en-name-7KaxeAZW

Alternative forms

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