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|country = People's Rebublic of China
 
|country = People's Rebublic of China
 
|human = Wang Yao
 
|human = Wang Yao
|age = 4,000 (Immortal)
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|age = ≈4,000 (Immortal)
 
|gender = Male
 
|gender = Male
 
|birthday = N/A
 
|birthday = N/A
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|height = 169 cm (5'6.5")
 
|height = 169 cm (5'6.5")
 
|firstvolume = Volume 1
 
|firstvolume = Volume 1
|firstcomic = Chapter 2: Allied Forces
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|firstcomic = Prologue: Meeting of the World
 
|firstanime = Episode 01
 
|firstanime = Episode 01
 
|japanese = [[Yuki Kaida]]
 
|japanese = [[Yuki Kaida]]
 
|english = [[Clarine Harp]]}}
 
|english = [[Clarine Harp]]}}
   
China is one of the main characters in the series Hetalia: [[Hetalia: Axis Powers (anime) ]] and [[Hetalia: Axis Powers: Paint it. White]] as a member of the Allied Forces alongside [[America]], [[England]], [[France]], and [[Russia]].
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China is one of the main characters in the series [[Hetalia: Axis Powers (anime)|Hetalia: Axis Powers]] and [[Hetalia: Axis Powers: Paint it, White]] as a member of the Allied Forces alongside [[America]], [[England]], [[France]], and [[Russia]].
   
During the years of 2007 and 2008 Himaruya gave human names to some of the characters. China received the name: '''Wang Yao'''; "Wang" being the most common surname in the nation of China, and "Yao" meaning "bright"
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During the years of 2007 and 2008 Himaruya gave human names to some of the characters. China received the name: '''Wang Yao''' (Yao Wang in western order); "Wang" being the most common surname in the nation of China, and "Yao" meaning "bright"
 
==Appearance==
 
==Appearance==
 
 
 
''Full Article: [[Uniform Guide: China]]''
 
''Full Article: [[Uniform Guide: China]]''
   
China primarily appears as a man of fair skin, amber eyes and black hair. Himaruya has stated that his height is 169 cm, or about 5'6.5 inches tall, making him the shortest member of the Allied Forces. Typically he is seen wearing his hair in a ponytail and wearing a typical, green, Chinese uniform with a red band with a star design on it. On occasion he has seen to have a panda in a bamboo basket on his back that accompanies him. 
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China primarily appears as a man of fair skin, amber eyes and black hair. Himaruya has stated that his height is 169 cm, or about 5'6.5 inches tall, making him the shortest member of the Allied Forces. Typically he is seen wearing his hair in a ponytail and wearing a green Chinese military uniform with a red armband with a single yellow star on it. On occasion he has seen to have a [[Creatures of Hetalia|panda]] in a bamboo basket on his back that accompanies him. He also bears a large scar on his back caused by Japan.
   
It is mentioned that China also bears a scar given to him by Japan 
 
 
==Personality==
 
==Personality==
As one of the oldest nations China brings it upon himself to act as an elder brother to the younger Asian nations and his disciples (the provinces), though he seldom is treated as one and has little control over them. Much like America, China does enjoy being and charge and receiving what he wants. One of his most prominent characteristics is that he ends his senteces with "-aru" (a Japanese stereotype of the Chinese). When conversing with England however, it has been shown that he ends his sentences with "-ahen" (opium) as he still holds a grudge against him since the Opium War. 
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As the (canon) oldest nation, China brings it upon himself to act as an elder brother to the younger Asian nations and his disciples (the provinces), though he seldom is treated as one and has little control over them. Much like America, China does enjoy being and charge and receiving what he wants. One of his most prominent characteristics is that he ends his sentences with "-aru" (a Japanese stereotype of the Chinese). However, when conversing with England, it has been shown that he ends his sentences with "-ahen" (opium) as he still holds a grudge against him since the Opium War. He does not end his sentences with these suffixes in the English dub of the anime.
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==Relationships==
   
==Relationships==
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===Hong Kong===
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'''Japan'''
 
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[[Hong Kong]] was raised by China as a child (the details of which are uncertain), until he became an English colony after China lost the Opium Wars. When Hong Kong returned to China, China was shocked at his changed personality from the years he spent with England. Though China acts more detached from Hong Kong, there is evidence that China still cares about him, as China didn't want him to separate and become independent later (although this may not be for personal reasons). In the main storyline and strips set in the present day, Hong Kong calls China "Teacher" and enjoys collecting pictures of China in embarrassing costumes.
   
 
===Japan===
Upon Japan's years of being a new nation, China discovered him as he appeared as a child with no caretaker and subsequently took him in and raised him as a brother - to which Japan rejected. Japan eventually betrayed China in an effort to initiate war and injured China - leaving a scar, and broken relationship to this day. 
 
   
 
Upon Japan's years of being a new nation, China discovered him as he appeared as a child with no caretaker and subsequently took him in and raised him as a brother--which Japan rejected. Japan eventually betrayed China in an effort to initiate war and attacked China,leaving a scar, and broken relationship to this day. The two are shipped together in the fandom as [[Japan/China|NiChu]].
'''Russia'''
 
   
 
===Korea===
In spite of the fact that the two nations  have maintained a generally close relationship with eachother throughout the years, China is extremely suspicious and weary of him. In one case it was shown Russia had been stalking China while in the guise of a panda. 
 
   
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[[Korea]] tends to constantly annoy China by claiming that other countries' discoveries originated from him and that he is older than both him and Japan. He refuses to believe that China does not like him. The two are shipped together in the fandom as [[Korea/China]].
'''Korea'''
 
   
 
===Russia===
Korea tends to constantly China by claiming he is the originator of many inventions and is the elder brother of both him and Japan.
 
 
In spite of the fact that the two nations  have maintained a generally close relationship with each other throughout the years, China is extremely suspicious and wary of him. In one case it was shown Russia had been stalking China while in the guise of a panda. The two are shipped together in the fandom as [[Russia/China|RoChu]].

Revision as of 04:55, 18 January 2014

China
中国
ChinaMovieUniform.PNG
Name: People's Rebublic of China
Human Name: Wang Yao
Alternative Spelling(s): N/A
Age: ≈4,000 (Immortal)
Gender: Male
Birthday: N/A
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Amber
Height: 169 cm (5'6.5")
First Appearance (volume): Volume 1
First Appearance (strip): Prologue: Meeting of the World
First Appearance (anime): Episode 01
Japanese VA: Yuki Kaida
English VA: Clarine Harp


China is one of the main characters in the series Hetalia: Axis Powers and Hetalia: Axis Powers: Paint it, White as a member of the Allied Forces alongside America, England, France, and Russia.

During the years of 2007 and 2008 Himaruya gave human names to some of the characters. China received the name: Wang Yao (Yao Wang in western order); "Wang" being the most common surname in the nation of China, and "Yao" meaning "bright"

Appearance

Full Article: Uniform Guide: China

China primarily appears as a man of fair skin, amber eyes and black hair. Himaruya has stated that his height is 169 cm, or about 5'6.5 inches tall, making him the shortest member of the Allied Forces. Typically he is seen wearing his hair in a ponytail and wearing a green Chinese military uniform with a red armband with a single yellow star on it. On occasion he has seen to have a panda in a bamboo basket on his back that accompanies him. He also bears a large scar on his back caused by Japan.

Personality

As the (canon) oldest nation, China brings it upon himself to act as an elder brother to the younger Asian nations and his disciples (the provinces), though he seldom is treated as one and has little control over them. Much like America, China does enjoy being and charge and receiving what he wants. One of his most prominent characteristics is that he ends his sentences with "-aru" (a Japanese stereotype of the Chinese). However, when conversing with England, it has been shown that he ends his sentences with "-ahen" (opium) as he still holds a grudge against him since the Opium War. He does not end his sentences with these suffixes in the English dub of the anime.

Relationships

Hong Kong

Hong Kong was raised by China as a child (the details of which are uncertain), until he became an English colony after China lost the Opium Wars. When Hong Kong returned to China, China was shocked at his changed personality from the years he spent with England. Though China acts more detached from Hong Kong, there is evidence that China still cares about him, as China didn't want him to separate and become independent later (although this may not be for personal reasons). In the main storyline and strips set in the present day, Hong Kong calls China "Teacher" and enjoys collecting pictures of China in embarrassing costumes.

Japan

Upon Japan's years of being a new nation, China discovered him as he appeared as a child with no caretaker and subsequently took him in and raised him as a brother--which Japan rejected. Japan eventually betrayed China in an effort to initiate war and attacked China,leaving a scar, and broken relationship to this day. The two are shipped together in the fandom as NiChu.

Korea

Korea tends to constantly annoy China by claiming that other countries' discoveries originated from him and that he is older than both him and Japan. He refuses to believe that China does not like him. The two are shipped together in the fandom as Korea/China.

Russia

In spite of the fact that the two nations  have maintained a generally close relationship with each other throughout the years, China is extremely suspicious and wary of him. In one case it was shown Russia had been stalking China while in the guise of a panda. The two are shipped together in the fandom as RoChu.

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