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Poor Translations of Species Names Japanese possesses a complicated writing system, but possibly nowhere does it reach such complexity as it does in bird, animal and plant names. Indeed, this was a major factor behind the decision to write scientific names in katakana.
The fact that the vocabularies of Chinese and Japanese frequently featured differences created problems in matching Japanese words to Chinese characters.
In the case of bird names, Japanese often had specific bird names for which no suitable Chinese characters could be found.
The result was a number of fascinating workarounds. The following description proceeds from the assumption that the Japanese asked themselves a basic question: How best can we write this with the Chinese characters available to us? The actual process took place over a long period of time and was obviously more complex and dynamic than this treatment suggests, with a certain creative interaction taking place between Chinese characters and the Japanese language, but this approach is useful for throwing the issues into relief.
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Chinese personal names are names used by those from mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, and the Chinese diaspora overseas. Due to China's historical dominance of East Asian culture, many names used in Korea and Vietnam are adaptations of Chinese names, or have historical roots in Chinese, with appropriate adaptation to .
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First seen in Chinese art, calligraphy is the fine art of stylized writing (viz. the art of converting Chinese characters into expressive images using responsive rice paper and the pressure of a tapered brush), which verges on a form of yunusemremert.com requires the correct formation of characters, the ordering of the various parts.