議員

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 4
いん
Grade: 3
on'yomi

NounEdit

議員 (hiragana ぎいん, romaji giin)

  1. (politics) congressman, Representative, Senator - a member of a legislative body such as the Diet

Derived termsEdit

  • 国会議員 (こっかいぎいん) (kokkai giin): members of the National Diet
  • 衆議院議員 (しゅうぎいんぎいん) (shūgiin giin): members of the House of Representative
  • 参議院議員 (さんぎいんぎいん) (sangiin giin): members of the House of Councillors
  • 都議会議員 (とぎかいぎいん) (togikai giin)
  • 県会議員 (けんかいぎいん) (kenkai giin)
  • 市会議員 (しかいぎいん) (shikai giin)

ReferencesEdit

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

MandarinEdit

simpl. 议员
trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin yìyuán
Zhuyin ㄧˋ ㄩㄢˊ
IPA (key) /i⁵¹ y̯ɛn³⁵/

NounEdit

議員 (traditional, Pinyin yìyuán, simplified 议员)

  1. (Advanced Mandarin) member of a legislative body (legislature, parliament or congress etc.)
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