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Explanation: there are two possibilities for this term:
first, if the term is used to ask which country he was born in or where he comes from, then 他的国籍? [ta de guo ji] applies.
second, if this term is used to ask his ethnic property, then 他的民族？[wb ta de min zu]applies.
in chinese, nationality usually refers to the latter meaning.
Donglai Lou China Local time: 02:16 Native speaker of: Chinese PRO pts in pair: 528
Explanation: These are not exact translations but explanations, because the word 'nationality', unlike the word 'citizenship', is somehow subjective. For example, a person was born in China, and is a citizen of US now. If he/she were asked "what is your nationality?' The answer could be either 'American' or 'Chinese' depend on how is he/she idendify hiself/herself. Or if a person living in Taiwan (a citizen of Republic of China) were asked the same question, you might get three possible answers: 'Chinese', 'Taiwaness' or 'Chinese and also Taiwaness'.
Xiaoping Fu Canada Local time: 10:16 Native speaker of: Chinese PRO pts in pair: 2566