Last modified on 23 February 2015, at 16:57

連鎖

ChineseEdit

 
(surname); even; as; join; to link; successively
to lock up; to lock
trad. (連鎖)
simp. (连锁)

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

連鎖

  1. chain, linked

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

連鎖

  1. chain
  2. concatenation, linking

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
れん
Grade: 4

Grade: S
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese compound 連鎖 (ljen swaX, literally connect in a row + chain). Compare modern Mandarin reading 'liánsuǒ.

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

連鎖 (hiragana れんさ, romaji rensa)

  1. a chain; a connection of things to one another
  2. genetic linkage

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VerbEdit

連鎖 + する (intransitive, hiragana れんさする, romaji rensa suru)

  1. to be linked

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  • 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan