Last modified on 3 January 2015, at 07:31

背後

ChineseEdit

 
learn by heart; the back of the body; to be burdened; to carry on the back or shoulder
 
back; behind; rear; afterwards; after; later
trad. (背後)
simp. (背后)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

背後

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) behind; at the back
  2. (Elementary Mandarin) behind somebody's back
  3. (Elementary Mandarin) behind; hidden

AdverbEdit

背後

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) in secret; surreptitiously

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
はい
Grade: 6

Grade: 2
on'yomi

NounEdit

背後 (hiragana はいご, romaji haigo)

  1. the rear
  2. a part that doesn't appear clearly
    背後には大物いる
    はいごにはおおものいる
    haigo ni wa ōmono ga iru.
    There is a big name behind the scenes.

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, ISBN 4095102535.