任命

JapaneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sinitic 任命.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

任命 (hiragana にんめい, romaji ninmei)

  1. an appointment, assignment, installation, induction, or instatement of a person to an office or position

Derived termsEdit

  • 任命権 (にんめいけん) (ninmeiken): appointive power, the power to appoint or name someone to an office or position
  • 任命式 (にんめいしき) (ninmeishiki): a swearing-in ceremony

VerbEdit

任命 + する (hiragana にんめいする, romaji ninmei suru)

  1. to appoint, assign, install, induct, or instate a person to an office or position
    課長 (かちょう)任命 (にんめい)する
    kachō ni ninmei suru
    to appoint or name someone to the position of department or section manager

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin rènmìng
Zhuyin ㄖㄣˋ ㄇㄧㄥˋ
IPA (key) /ʐən⁵¹⁻⁵³ miŋ⁵¹/
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VerbEdit

任命 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin rènmìng)

  1. (Advanced Mandarin) to appoint

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 27 March 2014, at 01:38