"Nước Úc"

Translation:Australia

May 25, 2016

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/DrSwordopolis

Nước Úc = Australia the country

Châu Úc = Australia the continent?

May 25, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/TranVanHaiNam

Yes, you're right. We also use châu Đại Dương for Oceania.

May 25, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/COTOBVKI

Originally Úc is the mispronunciation of áo (澳); probably in order to distinguish it from Austria, Áo (奧).

February 12, 2018
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