只今

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Jinmeiyō Grade: 2

Alternative formsEdit

AdverbEdit

只今 (hiragana ただいま, romaji tadaima)

  1. presently, right away, right now, just now

InterjectionEdit

只今 (hiragana ただいま, romaji tadaima)

  1. hello; here I am; I'm home (said by a person coming back home, a stock phrase required by the Japanese etiquette)

See alsoEdit


MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin zhǐjīn
Zhuyin ㄓˇ ㄐㄧㄣ
IPA (key) /ʈ͡ʂʐ̩²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ t͡ɕin⁵⁵/

NounEdit

只今 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin zhǐjīn)

  1. (literary) now
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