愛撫

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
あい
Grade: 4

Jinmeiyō
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

From  (あい) (ai, love) +  () (bu, comfort).

NounEdit

愛撫 (hiragana あいぶ, romaji aibu)

  1. a caress

VerbEdit

愛撫 + する (transitive, hiragana あいぶする, romaji aibu suru)

  1. caress, pet
    • 1949, 豊島与志雄, 山上湖:
      平田 (ひらた)にしても、妻子 (さいし)がありながら、 (わたし)をあんなに熱烈 (ねつれつ)愛撫 (あいぶ)した。
      hirata ni shite mo, saishi ga ari nagara, watashi o anna ni netsuretsu ni aibu shita.
      Hirata caressed me that passionately even though he has a wife and children.

ConjugationEdit


KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

NounEdit

愛撫 (aemu) (hangeul 애무)

  1. Hanja form? of 애무, “caress”.

MandarinEdit

simpl. 爱抚
trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin àifǔ
Zhuyin ㄞˋ ㄈㄨˇ
IPA (key) /ˀaɪ̯⁵¹ fu²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/

VerbEdit

愛撫 (traditional, Pinyin àifǔ, simplified 爱抚)

  1. to caress

NounEdit

愛撫 (traditional, Pinyin àifǔ, simplified 爱抚)

  1. caress
Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 16:03