Last modified on 19 July 2014, at 12:13

適切

ChineseEdit

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PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

適切

  1. appropriate

AdverbEdit

適切

  1. quite opportunely

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
てき
Grade: 5
せつ
Grade: 2
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

From (teki, "suitable," "fit," "proper") + (setsu, "in close contact")

Adjectival nounEdit

適切 (-na inflection, hiragana てきせつ, romaji tekisetsu)

  1. appropriate, adequate, proper

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

適切 (hiragana てきせつ, romaji tekisetsu)

  1. appropriacy, adequacy, propriety

CompoundsEdit

  • 不適切 (futekisetsu): unsuitable, inappropriate, improper
  • 適切な権限 (tekisetsu na kengen): (computing) appropriate privileges