法律

CantoneseEdit

simpl. and trad.

NounEdit

法律 (traditional and simplified, Jyutping faat3 leot6)

  1. The field, profession, and study of law. The rule of law.
  2. A law, legislative bill, or act.

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ほう
Grade: 4
りつ
Grade: 6
on'yomi

NounEdit

法律 (hiragana ほうりつ, romaji hōritsu)

  1. The field, profession, and study of law. The rule of law. (Synonym: 法学)
  2. A statute. An act of a legislature.
    • その法律不当だ。
      そのほうりつふとうだ。
      sono hōritsu wa futō da.
      That law is unjust.

Related termsEdit

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

法律 (beomnyul) (hangeul 법률)

  1. Hanja form? of 법률, “a law”.

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin fǎlǜ
Zhuyin ㄈㄚˇ ㄌㄩˋ
IPA (key) /fa̠²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ ly⁵¹/
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NounEdit

法律 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin fǎlǜ)

  1. law
  2. law; act; statute

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 12:55