時制

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 2
せい
Grade: 5
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

From (ジ, ji, time) + (セイ, sei, control)

NounEdit

時制 (hiragana じせい, romaji jisei)

  1. (grammar) tense
  2. time measurement system

See alsoEdit

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

EtymologyEdit

Sino-Korean word from 時制, from  (“time”) and (“control”) .

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

時制 (sije) (hangeul 시제)

  1. (grammar) tense

MandarinEdit

simpl. 时制
trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin shízhì
Zhuyin ㄕˊ ㄓˋ
IPA (key) /ʂʐ̩³⁵ ʈ͡ʂʐ̩⁵¹/

NounEdit

時制 (traditional, Pinyin shízhì, simplified 时制)

  1. (grammatical) tense

SynonymsEdit

Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 19:14