How is China pronounced by Chinese people?
Chinese officials call their country 'The People's Republic of China'. In Chinese this is 'zhong hua ren min gong he guo', but it is usually shortened to 'zhong guo' if you want to say: China- Zhong Gou Chinese (person)- Zhong guo ren ...
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What is 'Chinese' in Chinese?
you can say han3 yu4.. but that would only be proper if you are talking about the chinese language. "Chinese" is a foreign word for the Chinese people. As for the language, they say hanyu(han was the name of an ancient empire in china,"yu" means "language") As for the people, they call themselves Zhongguoren("zhong"="center,middle","guo"="country,state","ren"="people". Chinese comes from china. A new research said the name " China" was the way the Hun's way of calling chinese people. Hun was a tribe which was once neighbor to...