Last modified on 7 October 2014, at 21:22

交代

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

交代

  1. to hand over
  2. to order
  3. to explain

ReferencesEdit

  • 2005, 景荣 (ed.) 吴, 新时代汉英大词典(缩印本) (in Mandarin/English), 北京: 商务印书馆出版, ISBN 710004345X:

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
こう
Grade: 2
たい
Grade: 3
on'yomi

NounEdit

交代 (hiragana こうたい, romaji kōtai)

  1. relief
  2. alternation

Alternative formsEdit

Usage notesEdit

  • 交代 is more commonly used than 交替

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

交代 + する (hiragana こうたいする, romaji kōtai suru)

  1. to relieve, to relieve a person
  2. to take turns, to alternate

ConjugationEdit