外面

JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
がい
Grade: 2
めん
Grade: 3
on'yomi

NounEdit

外面 (hiragana がいめん, romaji gaimen)

  1. exterior surface; outward appearance
AntonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
そと
Grade: 2
つら > づら
Grade: 3
kun'yomi

NounEdit

外面 (hiragana そとづら, romaji sotozura)

  1. exterior surface
  2. the face one presents to others, one's outward personality
AntonymsEdit

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin wàimiàn
Zhuyin ㄨㄞˋ ㄇㄧㄢˋ
IPA (key) /u̯aɪ̯⁵¹⁻⁵³ mi̯ɛn⁵¹/

NounEdit

外面 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin wàimiàn)

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) exterior
  2. (Elementary Mandarin) outside; out
    外面。 (trad.)
    外面。 (simp.)
    Wǒ bèi suǒ zài mén wàimiàn le.
    I was locked out.
Last modified on 27 March 2014, at 02:03