可能

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 5
のう
Grade: 5
on'yomi

Adjectival nounEdit

可能 (-na inflection, hiragana かのう, romaji kanō)

  1. possible
  2. feasible

CompoundsEdit

SynonymsEdit

  • できる
  • (possible): ありうる, 起こりうる

AntonymsEdit

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

可能 (hiragana かのう, romaji kanō)

  1. possibility, good chance
    可能の (kanō no) — possible
  2. feasibility

AntonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

NounEdit

可能 (ganeung) (hangeul 가능)

  1. Hanja form? of 가능, “possible”.

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin kěnéng
Zhuyin ㄎㄜˇ ㄋㄥˊ
IPA (key) /kʰɤ²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ nɤŋ³⁵/
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AdjectiveEdit

可能 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin kěnéng)

  1. possible; probable; likely

AdverbEdit

可能 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin kěnéng)

  1. probably; possibly; likely

NounEdit

可能 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin kěnéng)

  1. possibility; probability; likelihood

VerbEdit

可能 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin kěnéng)

  1. might; may

Derived termsEdit


Min NanEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

可能 (traditional and simplified, POJ khó-lêng)

  1. possibility, probability

AdjectiveEdit

可能 (traditional and simplified, POJ khó-lêng)

  1. possible, probable

VerbEdit

可能 (traditional and simplified, POJ khó-lêng)

  1. might
Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 09:25