趣味

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
しゅ
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NounEdit

趣味 (hiragana しゅみ, romaji shumi)

  1. hobby
     (わたし)趣味 (しゅみ)盆栽 (ぼんさい)です。
    watashi no shumi wa bonsai desu.
    My hobby is bonsai.
  2. one's taste (set of preferences)
     (あか)いセーターは (わたし)趣味 (しゅみ)ではない。
    akai sētā wa watashi no shumi de wa nai.
    Red sweaters are not my taste.

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin qùwèi
Zhuyin ㄑㄩˋ ㄨㄟˋ
IPA (key) /t͡ɕʰy⁵¹⁻⁵³ u̯eɪ̯⁵¹/

AdjectiveEdit

趣味 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin qùwèi)

  1. interesting

NounEdit

趣味 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin qùwèi)

  1. interest, delight
  2. (obsolete) taste, liking, preference

Derived termsEdit

  • 低级趣味

Min NanEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ tsʰu˥˧bi˧˧ ]

AdjectiveEdit

趣味 (traditional and simplified, POJ chhù-bī)

  1. interesting

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • "趣味" (in Min Nan/Mandarin), Tai-gi hôa-gí sòaⁿ-téng sû-tián (台語-華語線頂辭典). URL accessed on 2008-02-25.
Last modified on 10 April 2014, at 02:54