Last modified on 12 December 2014, at 22:40

電子

ChineseEdit

simpl.
trad.

EtymologyEdit

electricity + (noun particle)

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

電子

  1. electronic

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

電子

  1. electron

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
でん
Grade: 2

Grade: 1
on'yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

電子 (hiragana でんし, romaji denshi)

  1. electron

Usage notesEdit

In compounds or when followed by the possessive particle , this can be translated as either electron or electronic. Note, however, that in both cases this word in Japanese is still a noun.

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CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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