The English word “China” is first attested in Richard Eden’s 1555 translation of the 1516 journal of the Portuguese explorer Duarte Barbosa. The demonym, that is, the name for the people, and adjectival form “Chinese” developed later on the model of Portuguese chinês and French chinois. Portuguese China is thought to derive from Persian Chīn (), which may be traced further back to Sanskrit
China: Geographical and historical treatment of China, including maps and statistics as well as a survey of its people, economy, and government.
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China and Japan should safeguard free trade and anchor global growth, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Thursday, as Japan’s prime minister arrived in Beijing on a visit against a backdrop of