Last modified on 12 July 2014, at 08:35

時計

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 2
けい
Grade: 2
on'yomi

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the Literary Chinese 土圭, which is a sundial used in the Zhou Dynasty.

NounEdit

時計 (hiragana とけい, romaji tokei)

  1. clock; watch; timepiece; timekeeper

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

NounEdit

時計 (sigye) (hangeul 시계)

  1. Hanja form? of 시계, “clock; watch”.