Originally Posted by thefabfive
I appreciate that... but right now I get 206 million results on Google for "城市" (with quotes). I'm guess that the first character is not meaningless with those kinds of results.
You are right. "城市" is exactly "City", and "市" is:
1. Short form for "城市", but not frequently used because Chinese like to use 2-word terms.
2. Administrative term for a city, normally added to the name of the city to signify its administrative power.
城市.net is definitely a keeper.