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自衛隊

ChineseEdit

self-defence squadron; team; group
trad. (自衛隊) 自衛
simp. (自卫队) 自卫

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

自衛隊

  1. self-defence forces

Proper nounEdit

自衛隊

  1. Japan's Self-Defense Forces

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 2
えい
Grade: 5
たい
Grade: 4
on'yomi

NounEdit

自衛隊 (hiragana じえいたい, romaji jieitai)

  1. the Japan Self-Defense Forces (JSDF) (consists of the Air, the Marine, and the Ground Self-Defense)

ReferencesEdit

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